1958 All-Star Game

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1958 All-Star Game Program


The 1958 All-Star Game was the 25th playing of the midsummer classic between the all-stars of the American League and National League. The game was held on July 8, 1958, at Memorial Stadium in Baltimore, Maryland. the home of the Baltimore Orioles of the American League. The game resulted in the American League defeating the National League 4-3.

The Diamond Jubilee Game featured 13 hits-all singles-as the American League won, 4-3. The first hit came on the game's first pitch, to San Francisco's Willie Mays, who later scored. But two American League singles in the sixth by Frank Malzone and Gil McDougald provided the difference for the American League.

The 1958 All-Star Game was the first game in the series to have no extra-base hits. All 13 of the hits recorded in the game were singles -- nine for the AL and four for the NL

1958 All-Star Game


1958 All-Star Game

Date July 8th, 1958
Location Memorial Stadium
Attendance 48,829
Time 2:13
First Pitch Vice President Richard Nixon
Managers Casey Stengel(AL)-Fred Haney(NL)
MVP First Awarded in 1962

1958 All-Star Game-Line Score

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


1958 All-Star Game-Box Score

National League 3, American League 4

National League American League
Player ab r h rbi Player ab r h rbi
Willie Mays cf 4 2 1 0 Nellie Fox 2b 4 1 2 1
Bob Skinner lf 3 0 1 1 Mickey Mantle cf 2 0 1 0
Lee Walls ph,lf 1 0 0 0 Jackie Jensen rf 4 0 0 1
Stan Musial 1b 4 1 1 0 Bob Cerv lf 2 0 1 0
Hank Aaron rf 2 0 0 1 Billy O'Dell p 0 0 0 0
Ernie Banks ss 3 0 0 0 Bill Skowron 1b 4 0 0 0
Frank Thomas 3b 3 0 1 0 Frank Malzone 3b 4 1 1 0
Bill Mazeroski 2b 4 0 0 0 Gus Triandos c 2 0 1 0
Del Crandall c 4 0 0 0 Yogi Berra ph,c 2 0 0 0
Warren Spahn p 0 0 0 0 Luis Aparicio ss 2 1 0 0
Don Blasingame ph 1 0 0 0 Ted Williams ph,lf 2 0 0 0
Bob Friend p 0 0 0 0 Al Kaline lf 0 0 0 0
Larry Jackson p 0 0 0 0 Bob Turley p 0 0 0 0
Johnny Logan ph 1 0 0 0 Ray Narleski p 1 0 1 0
Turk Farrell p 0 0 0 0 Mickey Vernon ph 1 1 1 0
- - - - - Early Wynn p 0 0 0 0
- - - - - Gil McDougald ph,ss 1 0 1 1
Total 30 3 4 2 Total 31 4 9 3
Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
National 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 4 2
American 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 x 4 9 2
National League IP H R ER BB SO
Warren Spahn 3.0 5 2 1 0 0
Bob Friend (L) 2.1 4 2 1 2 0
Larry Jackson 0.2 0 0 0 0 0
Turk Farrell 2.0 0 0 0 1 4
Total 8.0 9 4 2 3 4
American League IP H R ER BB SO
Bob Turley 1.2 3 3 3 2 0
Ray Narleski 3.1 1 0 0 1 0
Early Wynn (W) 1.0 0 0 0 0 0
Billy O'Dell (SV) 3.0 0 0 0 0 2
Total 9.0 4 3 3 3 2



NL-SF: H Aaron (1, off B Turley). HBP: E Banks (1, by B Turley). TB: F Thomas; B Skinner; S Musial; W Mays. GIDP: B Mazeroski (1). RBI: H Aaron (1); B Skinner (1). 2-out RBI: B Skinner. Team LOB: 5. With RISP: 1 for 3. Fielding Events DP: 3. E Banks-B Mazeroski-S Musial 2; F Thomas-B Mazeroski-S Musial. E: E Banks (1); F Thomas (1). Baserunning Events SB: W Mays (1, 2nd base off B Turley/G Triandos). IBB: B Friend (1; B Cerv).

AL-SH: B O'Dell (1, off T Farrell). IBB: B Cerv (1, by B Friend). TB: N Fox 2; M Mantle; B Cerv; R Narleski; F Malzone; G McDougald; G Triandos; M Vernon. GIDP: B Skowron (1); J Jensen (1); N Fox (1). RBI: J Jensen (1); N Fox (1); G McDougald (1). 2-out RBI: N Fox. Team LOB: 7. With RISP: 2 for 8. Fielding Events DP: 1. F Malzone-N Fox-B Skowron. E: G Triandos (1); N Fox (1). WP: B Turley (1). HBP: B Turley (1; E Banks).

Umpires: HP - Eddie Rommel, 1B - Tom Gorman, 2B - Bill McKinley, 3B - Jocko Conlan. Time of Game: 2:13. Attendance: 48,829.

1958 All-Star Game


1958 All-Star Game

National League Roster

Players Name Team Pos Notes
Hank Aaron Milwaukee Braves of Starter
Johnny Antonelli San Francisco Giants p Did not Play
Richie Ashburn Philadelphia Phillies of Did not Play
Ernie Banks Chicago Cubs ss Starter
Don Blasingame St. Louis Cardinals 2b -
Del Crandall Milwaukee Braves c Starter
George Crowe Cincinnati Reds 1b Did not Play
Turk Farrell Philadelphia Phillies p -
Bob Friend Pittsburgh Pirates p -
Larry Jackson St. Louis Cardinals p -
Johnny Logan Milwaukee Braves ss -
Eddie Mathews Milwaukee Braves 3b Did not Play
Willie Mays San Francisco Giants of Starter
Bill Mazeroski Pittsburgh Pirates 2b Starter
Don McMahon Milwaukee Braves p Did not Play
Walt Moryn Chicago Cubs of Did not Play
Stan Musial St. Louis Cardinals 1b Starter
Johnny Podres Los Angeles Dodgers p Did not Play
Bob Purkey Cincinnati Reds p Did not Play
Johnny Roseboro Los Angeles Dodgers c Did not Play
Bob Schmidt San Francisco Giants c Did not Play
Bob Skinner Pittsburgh Pirates of Starter
Warren Spahn Milwaukee Braves p Starter
Frank Thomas Pittsburgh Pirates 3b Starter
Lee Walls Chicago Cubs of -

1958 All-Star Game


1958 All-Star Game

American League Roster

Players Name Team Pos Notes
Luis Aparicio Chicago White Sox ss Starter
Yogi Berra New York Yankees c -
Rocky Bridges Washington Senators ss Did not Play
Bob Cerv Kansas City Athletics of Starter
Ryne Duren New York Yankees p Did not Play
Whitey Ford New York Yankees p Did not Play
Nellie Fox Chicago White Sox 2b Starter
Elston Howard New York Yankees of Did not Play
Jackie Jensen Boston Red Sox of Starter
Al Kaline Detroit Tigers of -
Tony Kubek New York Yankees ss Did not Play
Harvey Kuenn Detroit Tigers of Did not Play
Sherm Lollar Chicago White Sox c Did not Play
Frank Malzone Boston Red Sox 3b Starter
Mickey Mantle New York Yankees of Starter
Gil McDougald New York Yankees 2b -
Ray Narleski Cleveland Indians p -
Billy O'Dell Baltimore Orioles p -
Billy Pierce Chicago White Sox p Did not Play
Bill Skowron New York Yankees 1b Starter
Gus Triandos Baltimore Orioles c Starter
Bob Turley New York Yankees p Starter
Mickey Vernon Cleveland Indians 1b -
Ted Williams Boston Red Sox of -
Early Wynn Chicago White Sox p -

1958 All-Star Game