Baseball Almanac is pleased to present the box score to the 1955 Midsummer Classic which was played on July 12, 1955 at County Stadium in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
1955 All-Star Game
American League 5 vs National League 6
July 12, 1955 County Stadium
: Popped out for Roberts in 3rd inning.
b : Popped out for Pierce in 4th inning.
c : Struck out for Ennis in 4th inning.
d : Pinch ran for Mueller in 5th inning.
e : GIDP for Crandall in 5th inning.
f : Singled for Haddix in 6th inning.
g : Popped out for Wynn in 7th inning.
h : Reached on error for Burgess in 7th inning.
i : Flied out for Newcombe in 7th inning.
: Kluszewski-Banks-Robers, Wynn-Carrasquel-Vernon.
Doubles : Kluszewski, Kaline.
Errors : Carrasquel, Rosen, Mathews.
GIDP : Burgess.
Home Runs : Mantle, Musial.
Left on Base : A.L. 12, N.L. 8.
Sacrifice Hits : Pierce, Avila.
a : Pitched to 1 batter in 12th inning.
Hit by Pitcher
: Kaline (by Jones).
Losing Pitcher : Sullivan.
Passed Ball : Crandall.
Wild Pitch : Roberts.
Winning Pitcher : Conley.
The streak of four consecutive senior circuit wins was in serious jeopardy by the sixth inning with the score 5-0. Using singles and patience at the plate, the National League rallied to score five and tie the game by the eighth inning.
Arch Ward, sports editor for the Chicago Tribune and founder of the All-Star Game, was laid to rest the same day this game was played.