1954 All-Star Game

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1954 All-Star Game Ticket Stub


The 1954 All-Star Game was the 21st playing of the midsummer classic between the all-stars of the American League and National League. The game was held on July 13, 1954, at Municipal Stadium in Cleveland, Ohio the home of the Cleveland Indians of the American League. The game resulted in the American League defeating the National League 11-9.

Cleveland's Municipal Stadium was packed with 68,751 people for the 21st All-Star Game and what a classic it would prove to be. The teams combined for a total of 20 runs and the lead see-sawed back and forth all game long. The Tribe's Al Rosen thrilled the hometown faithful with two homers in a game which featured a total of six blasts. The American League finally snapped the NL's four-game win streak with an eighth-inning rally capped by a two-run single from the Pale Hose's Nellie Fox.

1954 All-Star Game


1954 All-Star Game

1954 All-Star Game
Date July 13th, 1954
Location Municipal Stadium
Attendance 68,751
Time 3:10
Managers Casey Stengel(AL)-Walter Alston(NL)
MVP First Awarded in 1962

1954 All-Star Game-Line Score

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
National 0 0 0 5 2 0 0 2 0 9 14 0
American 0 0 4 1 2 1 0 3 x 11 17 1


1954 All-Star Game-Box Score

National League 9, American League 11

National League American League
Player ab r h rbi Player ab r h rbi
Granny Hamner 2b 3 0 0 0 Minnie Minosa lf,rf 4 1 2 0
Red Schoendienst 2b 2 0 0 0 Jim Piersall rf 0 0 0 0
Alvin Dark ss 5 0 1 0 Bobby Avila 2b 3 1 3 2
Duke Snider cf,rf 4 2 3 0 Bob Keegan p 0 0 0 0
Stan Musial rf-lf 5 1 2 0 Dean Stone p 0 0 0 0
Ted Kluszewski 1b 4 2 2 3 Larry Doby ph,cf 1 1 1 1
Gil Hodges 1b 1 0 0 0 Mickey Mantle cf 5 1 2 0
Ray Jablonski 3b 3 1 1 1 Virgil Trucks p 0 0 0 0
Randy Jackson 3b 2 0 0 0 Yogi Berra c 4 2 2 0
Jackie Robinson lf 2 1 1 2 Al Rosen 1b,3b 4 2 3 5
Willie Mays cf 2 1 1 0 Ray Boone 3b 4 1 1 1
Roy Campanella c 3 0 1 0 Mickey Vernon ph,1b 1 0 0 0
Smoky Burgess c 0 0 0 0 Hank Bauer rf 2 0 1 0
Robin Roberts p 1 0 0 0 Bob Porterfield p 1 0 0 0
Don Mueller ph 1 0 1 1 Nellie Fox ph,2b 2 0 1 2
Johnny Antonelli p 0 0 0 0 Chico Carrasquel ss 5 1 1 0
Frank Thomas ph 1 0 0 0 Whitey Ford p 1 0 0 0
Warren Spahn p 0 0 0 0 Sandy Consuegra p 0 0 0 0
Marv Grissom p 0 0 0 0 Bob Lemon p 0 0 0 0
Gus Bell ph 1 1 1 2 Ted Williams ph,lf 2 1 0 0
Gene Conley p 0 0 0 0 Irv Noren lf 0 0 0 0
Carl Erskine p 0 0 0 0 - - - - -
Total 40 9 14 9 Total 39 11 17 11
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
National 0 0 0 5 2 0 0 2 0 9 14 0
American 0 0 4 1 2 1 0 3 x 11 17 1
National League IP H R ER BB SO
Robin Roberts 3.0 5 4 4 2 5
Johnny Antonelli 2.0 4 3 3 0 2
Warren Spahn 0.2 4 1 1 1 0
Marv Grissom 1.1 0 0 0 0 2
Gene Conley (L) 0.1 3 3 3 1 0
Carl Erskine 1.1 1 0 0 0 1
Total 8.0 17 11 11 4 10
American League IP H R ER BB SO
Whitey Ford 3.0 1 0 0 1 0
Sandy Consuegra 0.1 5 5 5 0 0
Bob Lemon 0.2 1 0 0 0 0
Bob Porterfield 3.0 4 2 2 0 1
Bob Keegan 0.2 3 2 2 0 1
Dean Stone (W) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0
Virgil Trucks (SV) 1.0 0 0 0 1 0
Total 9.0 14 9 9 2 2



NL-2B: J Robinson (1, off S Consuegra); D Snider (1, off B Porterfield); D Mueller (1, off B Lemon). HR: T Kluszewski (1, off B Porterfield; 5th inn, 1 on, 2 outs to Deep RF); G Bell (1, off B Keegan; 8th inn, 1 on, 2 outs to Deep CF-RF). TB: T Kluszewski 5; D Snider 4; G Bell 4; S Musial 2; J Robinson 2; D Mueller 2; A Dark; W Mays; R Campanella; R Jablonski. GIDP: T Kluszewski (1). RBI: T Kluszewski 3 (3); G Bell 2 (2); J Robinson 2 (2); D Mueller (1); R Jablonski (1). 2-out RBI: G Bell 2; T Kluszewski 2; D Mueller. Team LOB: 6. With RISP: 5 for 11. Baserunning Events CS: R Schoendienst (1, Home by D Stone/Y Berra).

AL-HR: L Doby (1, off G Conley; 8th inn, 0 on, 1 out to Deep LF); R Boone (1, off R Roberts; 3rd inn, 0 on, 2 outs to Deep LF-CF); A Rosen 2 (2, 1 off R Roberts, 1 off J Antonelli; 3rd inn, 2 on, 2 outs to Deep LF-CF; 5th inn, 1 on, 0 outs to Deep LF). SF: B Avila (1, off J Antonelli). TB: A Rosen 9; L Doby 4; R Boone 4; B Avila 3; M Minoso 2; M Mantle 2; Y Berra 2; N Fox; H Bauer; C Carrasquel. RBI: A Rosen 5 (5); N Fox 2 (2); B Avila 2 (2); R Boone (1); L Doby (1). 2-out RBI: A Rosen 3; N Fox 2; R Boone. Team LOB: 9. With RISP: 5 for 12. Fielding Events DP: 1. B Avila-C Carrasquel-A Rosen. E: M Minoso (1).

Umpires: HP - Eddie Rommel, 1B - Lee Ballanfant, 2B - Jim Honochick, 3B - Bill Stewart. Time of Game: 3:10. Attendance: 68,751. Field Condition: Unknown.

1954 All-Star Game


1954 All-Star Game

National League Roster

Players Name Team Pos Notes
Johnny Antonelli New York Giants p -
Gus Bell Cincinnati Reds of -
Smoky Burgess Philadelphia Phillies c -
Roy Campanella Brooklyn Dodgers c Starter
Gene Conley Milwaukee Braves p -
Del Crandall Milwaukee Braves c Did not Play
Alvin Dark New York Giants ss Starter
Carl Erskine Brooklyn Dodgers p -
Marv Grissom New York Giants p -
Harvey Haddix St. Louis Cardinals p Replaced-Injured
Granny Hamner Philadelphia Phillies 2b Starter
Gil Hodges Brooklyn Dodgers 1b -
Ray Jablonski St. Louis Cardinals 3b Starter
Randy Jackson Chicago Cubs 3b -
Ted Kluszewski Cincinnati Reds 1b Starter
Willie Mays New York Giants of -
Don Mueller New York Giants of -
Stan Musial St. Louis Cardinals of Starter
Pee Wee Reese Brooklyn Dodgers ss Did not Play
Robin Roberts Philadelphia Phillies p Starter
Jackie Robinson Brooklyn Dodgers of Starter
Red Schoendienst St. Louis Cardinals 2b -
Duke Snider Brooklyn Dodgers of Starter
Warren Spahn Milwaukee Braves p -
Frank Thomas Pittsburgh Pirates of -
Jim Wilson Milwaukee Braves p Replaced-Haddix

1954 All-Star Game


1954 All-Star Game

American League Roster

Players Name Team Pos Notes
Bobby Avila Cleveland Indians 2b Starter
Hank Bauer New York Yankees of Starter
Yogi Berra New York Yankees c Starter
Ray Boone Detroit Tigers 3b Starter
Chico Carrasquel Chicago White Sox ss Starter
Sandy Consuegra Chicago White Sox p Replaced-Garcia
Larry Doby Cleveland Indians of -
Ferris Fain Chicago White Sox 1b Replaced-Injured
Jim Finigan Philadelphia Athletics 3b Did not Play
Whitey Ford New York Yankees p Starter
Nellie Fox Chicago White Sox 2b -
Mike Garcia Cleveland Indians p Replaced-Injured
Bob Keegan Chicago White Sox p -
George Kell Chicago White Sox 3b Replaced-Injured
Harvey Kuenn Detroit Tigers ss Did not Play
Bob Lemon Cleveland Indians p -
Sherm Lollar Chicago White Sox c Did not Play
Mickey Mantle New York Yankees of Starter
Minnie Minosa Chicago White Sox of Starter
Irv Noren New York Yankees of Replaced-Reynolds
Jim Piersall Boston Red Sox of -
Bob Porterfield Washington Senators p -
Allie Reynolds New York Yankees p Replaced-Injured
Al Rosen Cleveland Indians 1b Starter
Dean Stone Washington Senators p Replaced-Fain
Virgil Trucks Chicago White Sox p -
Bob Turley Baltimore Orioles p Did not Play
Mickey Vernon Washington Senators 1b Replaced-Kell
Ted Williams Boston Red Sox of -

1954 All-Star Game