Click here to go to our Baseball home page!
 70s
 80s
 90s
BC 
Google
BaseballChronology Entire Web
AS | Awards | Hall | Leaders | Leagues | Parks | People | Postseason | Seasons | Teams



Quotable!
"Having Willie Stargell on your ball club is like having a diamond ring on your finger."
--Chuck Tanner, Pirates manager on his 1st baseman

 
AS Games by Year

1942 Baseball All-Star Game

Below are the results of the 1942 All-Star game with a boxscore and play-by-play courtesy of Retrosheet. You can also view figures for any other All-Star game by using the tool on the right and well as a history of the midsummer classic.

 

1942 ALL-STAR GAME 1942 ALL-STAR GAME
1941/1943
AL 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 3 7 0
NL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 - 1 6 1
July 6, 1942 at Polo Grounds
Time of Game: 2:07 Attendance: 34,178
WP:  Chandler
LP: M. Cooper
S: Benton
HR Owen, Boudreau, York
BATTING
American League       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Boudreau ss            4   1   1   1       0   0       4   5
Henrich rf             4   1   1   0       0   1       2   0
Williams lf            4   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
DiMaggio cf            4   0   2   0       0   0       2   0
York 1b                4   1   1   2       0   1      11   3
Gordon 2b              4   0   0   0       0   3       1   4
Keltner 3b             4   0   0   0       0   1       0   1
Tebbetts c             4   0   0   0       0   2       4   1
Chandler p             1   0   0   0       0   0       3   1
  Johnson ph           1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Benton p             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
Totals                35   3   7   3       0   8      27  16
FIELDING - 
DP: 2.
PB: Tebbetts (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Henrich (1,off M. Cooper).
HR: Boudreau (1,1st inning off M. Cooper 0 on, 0 out); York (1,1st inning off
M. Cooper 1 on, 2 out).
Team LOB: 5.
National League       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Brown 2b               2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Herman 2b            1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Vaughan 3b             2   0   0   0       1   0       1   2
  Elliott 3b           1   0   1   0       0   0       1   2
Reiser cf              3   0   1   0       0   0       3   0
  Moore cf             1   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
Mize 1b                2   0   0   0       0   0       2   0
  McCormick 1b         2   0   0   0       0   0       3   0
Ott rf                 4   0   0   0       0   2       1   0
Medwick lf             2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Slaughter lf         2   0   1   0       0   0       1   0
W. Cooper c            2   0   1   0       0   0       8   0
  Lombardi c           1   0   0   0       1   0       2   0
Miller ss              2   0   0   0       0   1       2   1
  Reese ss             1   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
M. Cooper p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Marshall ph          1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Vander Meer p        0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Litwhiler ph         1   0   1   0       0   0       0   0
  Passeau p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Owen ph              1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Walters p            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                31   1   6   1       2   3      27   7
FIELDING - 
E: Brown (1).
BATTING - 
HR: Owen (1,8th inning off Benton 0 on, 0 out).
HBP: Brown (1,by Chandler).
Team LOB: 6.
PITCHING
American League       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Chandler W(1-0)        4     2   0   0   0   2   0
Benton SV(1)           5     4   1   1   2   1   1
Totals                 9     6   1   1   2   3   1
National League       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
M. Cooper L(0-1)       3     4   3   3   0   2   2
Vander Meer            3     2   0   0   0   4   0
Passeau                2     1   0   0   0   1   0
Walters                1     0   0   0   0   1   0
Totals                 9     7   3   3   0   8   2
HBP: Chandler (1,Brown).
Umpires: Lee Ballanfant (NL), Ernie Stewart (AL), Al Barlick (NL), Bill McGowan (AL)
Time of Game: 2:07   Attendance: 34178
Starting Lineups:

   American League               National League          
1. Boudreau            ss        Brown               2b
2. Henrich             rf        Vaughan             3b
3. Williams            lf        Reiser              cf
4. DiMaggio            cf        Mize                1b
5. York                1b        Ott                 rf
6. Gordon              2b        Medwick             lf
7. Keltner             3b        W. Cooper           c
8. Tebbetts            c         Miller              ss
9. Chandler            p         M. Cooper           p

AMERICAN LEAGUE 1ST: Boudreau homered; Henrich doubled to right;
Williams flied to left; DiMaggio grounded out (third to first)
[Henrich to third]; York homered [Henrich scored]; Gordon struck
out; 3 R, 3 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American League 3, National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 1ST: Brown was hit by a pitch; Vaughan grounded
into a double play (second to shortstop to first) [Brown out at
second]; Reiser grounded out (second to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  American League 3, National League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 2ND: Keltner grounded out (shortstop to first);
Tebbetts struck out; Chandler flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  American League 3, National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 2ND: Mize grounded out (first to pitcher); Ott
was called out on strikes; Medwick grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American League 3, National
League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 3RD: Boudreau flied to center; Henrich popped to
second; Williams singled to right; DiMaggio popped to catcher in
foul territory; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 3,
National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 3RD: W. Cooper singled to right; Miller struck
out; MARSHALL BATTED FOR M. COOPER; Marshall forced W. Cooper
(pitcher to shortstop); Brown grounded out (second to first); 0
R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 3, National League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 4TH: VANDER MEER REPLACED MARSHALL (PITCHING);
York struck out; Gordon was called out on strikes; Keltner made
an out to shortstop; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American League 3,
National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 4TH: Vaughan grounded out (first to pitcher);
Reiser singled to second; Mize lined to right; Tebbetts allowed
a passed ball [Reiser to second]; Ott grounded out (second to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 3, National
League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 5TH: Tebbetts popped to catcher in foul
territory; JOHNSON BATTED FOR CHANDLER; Johnson singled to left;
Boudreau forced Johnson (pitcher to shortstop); Henrich struck
out; Umpires moved: McGowan (hp), Ballanfant (1b), Stewart
(2b), Barlick (3b); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League
3, National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 5TH: BENTON REPLACED JOHNSON (PITCHING); Medwick
grounded out (third to first); W. Cooper grounded out (catcher
to first); Miller grounded out (shortstop to first); 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  American League 3, National League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 6TH: Williams flied to center; DiMaggio singled
to first; York reached on a fielder's choice [DiMaggio to second
(error by Brown; assist by Vaughan)]; Gordon struck out; Keltner
popped to third; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  American League 3,
National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 6TH: LITWHILER BATTED FOR VANDER MEER; Litwhiler
singled; Brown grounded into a double play (shortstop to first)
[Litwhiler out at second]; Vaughan walked; Reiser flied to
center; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 3, National
League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 7TH: PASSEAU REPLACED LITWHILER (PITCHING);
LOMBARDI REPLACED W. COOPER (PLAYING C ); MCCORMICK REPLACED
MIZE (PLAYING 1B); REESE REPLACED MILLER (PLAYING SS); HERMAN
REPLACED BROWN (PLAYING 2B); ELLIOTT REPLACED VAUGHAN (PLAYING
3B); SLAUGHTER REPLACED MEDWICK (PLAYING LF); MOORE REPLACED
REISER (PLAYING CF); Tebbetts struck out; Benton grounded out
(third to first); Boudreau flied to left; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
American League 3, National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 7TH: McCormick grounded out (shortstop to
first); Ott struck out; Slaughter singled to second; Lombardi
walked [Slaughter to second]; Reese lined to shortstop; 0 R, 1
H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  American League 3, National League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 8TH: Henrich lined to right; Williams flied to
center; DiMaggio singled to left; York grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 3, National
League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 8TH: OWEN BATTED FOR PASSEAU; Owen homered;
Owen bunted the first pitch foul; Herman grounded out
(pitcher to first); Elliott singled to right; Moore popped to
first in foul territory; McCormick forced Elliott (shortstop to
second); 1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 3, National
League 1.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 9TH: WALTERS REPLACED OWEN (PITCHING); Gordon
grounded out (shortstop to first); Keltner struck out; Tebbetts
popped to third; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American League 3,
National League 1.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 9TH: Ott popped to catcher in foul territory;
Slaughter flied to center; Lombardi flied to right; 0 R, 0 H, 0
E, 0 LOB.  American League 3, National League 1.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 American League   3   7   0    5
 National League   1   6   1    6


Baseball All-Star Game sources/bibliography:
The Midsummer Classic: The Complete History of Baseball's All-Star Game by David Vincent, Lyle Spatz, David W. Smith
Baseball's All Star Game: A Game by Game Guide by Jeff Lenburg
Major League Baseball: Awesome All-Star Action (DVD) by Major League Baseball
The All-Star Game: A Pictorial History, 1933 to Present by Donald Honig (1987, TSN)
Total Baseball: The Ultimate Baseball Encyclopedia by John Thorn, et al.


Share Your Memories!

Our sites have always been by you and about you. If you check our TV Forums or our Technology & Science forums, you'll find literally thousands of messages from fans of 1970s TV shows, survivors of hurricanes or aircraft accidents, etc. from all over the world sharing their memories, asking questions, making comments. Our baseball section is new, but don't let that stop you from sharing your memories of the first game you went to, your favorite player, a now-forgotten stadium, etc. Of course you can also ask questions, post trivia, tell the world what you think of Barry Bonds, or just read what others are saying.

--Patrick Mondout



 

ALL-STAR

Find 1942 All-Star game memorabilia, such as this program, at eBay! (See below.)


Baseball Collectibles!
Baseball Memorabilia!
Baseball cards!
Baseball Tickets!
Baseball Jerseys & Apparel!
Game Used Memorabilia!

Register on eBay for free today and start buying & selling with millions each week!

   
AS | Awards | Hall | Leaders | Leagues | Parks | People | Postseason | Seasons | Teams




Copyright 2004-2017, BaseballChronlogy.com. All Rights Reserved.
Use of this site is subject to our Terms of Service.
Privacy Statement

Logos and team names may be trademarks of their respective franchises or leagues. This site is not recognized, approved, sponsored by, or endorsed by Major League Baseball nor any sports league or team. Any marks, terms, or logos are used for editorial/identification purposes and are not claimed as belonging to this site or its owners.
Any statistical data provided courtesy of Retrosheet (see credits). Notice from Retrosheet:

     The information used here was obtained free of
charge from and is copyrighted by Retrosheet.  Interested
parties may contact Retrosheet at 20 Sunset Rd.,
Newark, DE 19711.