Baseball Almanac is pleased to present the box score to the 1962 Midsummer Classic which was played on July 10, 1962 at D.C. Stadium in Washington, D.C.
1962 All-Star Game #1
National League 3 vs American League 1
July 10, 1962 D.C. Stadium
: Popped out for Bunning in 3rd inning.
b : Pinch ran for Mantle in 4th inning.
c : Singled for Marichal in 6th inning.
d : Pinch ran for Musial in 6th inning.
e : Singled for Purkey in 8th inning.
f : Grounded out for Donovan in 8th inning.
Double : Clemente.
Double Plays : Cepeda-Groat-Drysdale, Batter-Rollins.
Left on Base : N.L. 5, A.L. 7.
Sacrifice Flies : Maris, Alou.
Stolen Bases : Mays, Wills.
Triple : Aparicio.
Hit by Pitcher : Rollins (by Drysdale), Robinson (by Shaw).
Losing Pitcher : Pascual.
Winning Pitcher : Marichal.
Most fans know that President John F. Kennedy attended this game , but did you know it was also attended by Vice President Lyndon B. Johnson?
This was the first Midsummer Classic played in D.C. Stadium and the third played in Washington, D.C. (the previous two were played in Griffith Stadium).
Who was the most valuable player? The pitching staff? Willie Mays who made an amazing catch to end the game? Maury Wills who entered during the 6th inning, but scored two of the three National League runs due to his baserunning ability? Share your opinion on our message boards .