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1944 Baseball All-Star Game

Below are the results of the 1944 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.

 

1944 ALL-STAR GAME 1944 ALL-STAR GAME
1943/1946
AL 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 1  6 3
NL 0 0 0 0 4 0 2 1 x - 7 12 1
July 11, 1944 at Forbes Field
Time of Game: 2:11 Attendance: 29,589
WP:  Raffensberger
LP: Hughson
S: Tobin
HR (None)
BATTING
American League       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Tucker cf              4   0   0   0       0   0       4   0
Spence rf              4   0   2   0       0   0       2   1
McQuinn 1b             4   0   1   0       0   1       5   1
Stephens ss            4   0   1   0       0   1       1   0
Johnson lf             3   0   0   0       1   1       2   1
Keltner 3b             4   1   1   0       0   0       0   4
Doerr 2b               3   0   0   0       0   1       4   1
Hemsley c              2   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Hayes c              1   0   0   0       0   1       4   0
Borowy p               1   0   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Hughson p            1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Muncrief p           0   0   0   0       0   0       1   0
  Higgins ph           1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Newhouser p          0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Newsom p             0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                32   1   6   1       1   5      24   9
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: McQuinn (1), Doerr (1), Hayes (1).
National League       AB   R   H RBI      BB  SO      PO   A
Galan lf               4   1   1   1       1   0       2   0
Cavarretta 1b          2   1   2   0       3   0      12   0
Musial cf,rf           4   1   1   1       0   0       2   1
Cooper c               5   1   2   1       0   1       5   2
  Mueller c            0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Walker rf              4   0   2   1       0   0       0   0
  DiMaggio cf          0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Elliott 3b             3   0   0   0       0   0       0   3
  Kurowski 3b          1   0   1   2       0   0       0   1
Ryan 2b                4   1   2   0       0   0       4   4
Marion ss              3   1   0   0       0   2       2   3
Walters p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   1
  Ott ph               1   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Raffensberger p      0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Nicholson ph         1   1   1   1       0   0       0   0
  Sewell p             1   0   0   0       0   1       0   0
  Medwick ph           0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
  Tobin p              0   0   0   0       0   0       0   0
Totals                33   7  12   7       4   4      27  15
FIELDING - 
DP: 1.
E: Ryan (1).
BATTING - 
2B: Nicholson (1,off Hughson); Kurowski (1,off Newhouser).
3B: Cavarretta (1,off Borowy).
SH: Marion (1,off Muncrief); Musial (1,off Newhouser); Medwick (1,off Newhouser).
Team LOB: 9.
BASERUNNING - 
SB: Ryan (1,2nd base off Hughson/Hayes).
PITCHING
American League       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Borowy                 3     3   0   0   1   0   0
Hughson L(0-1)         1.2   5   4   3   1   2   0
Muncrief               1.1   1   0   0   0   1   0
Newhouser              1.2   3   3   3   2   1   0
Newsom                 0.1   0   0   0   0   0   0
Totals                 8    12   7   6   4   4   0
National League       IP     H   R  ER  BB  SO  HR
Walters                3     5   1   1   0   1   0
Raffensberger W(1-0)   2     1   0   0   0   2   0
Sewell                 3     0   0   0   1   2   0
Tobin SV(1)            1     0   0   0   0   0   0
Totals                 9     6   1   1   1   5   0
WP: Muncrief (1).
Umpires: George Barr (NL), Charlie Berry (AL), Ziggy Sears (NL), Cal Hubbard (AL)
Time of Game: 2:11   Attendance: 29589
Starting Lineups:

   American League               National League          
1. Tucker              cf        Galan               lf
2. Spence              rf        Cavarretta          1b
3. McQuinn             1b        Musial              cf
4. Stephens            ss        Cooper              c
5. Johnson             lf        Walker              rf
6. Keltner             3b        Elliott             3b
7. Doerr               2b        Ryan                2b
8. Hemsley             c         Marion              ss
9. Borowy              p         Walters             p

AMERICAN LEAGUE 1ST: Tucker grounded out (shortstop to first);
Spence grounded out (first unassisted); McQuinn singled to
right; Stephens singled [McQuinn to second]; Johnson struck out;
0 R, 2 H, 0 E, 2 LOB.  American League 0, National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 1ST: Galan grounded out (third to first);
Cavarretta walked; Musial singled to second [Cavarretta to third
(error by Doerr)]; Cooper flied into a double play (right to
catcher) [Cavarretta out at third]; 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB. 
American League 0, National League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 2ND: Keltner singled to left; Doerr grounded out
(second to first) [Keltner to second]; Hemsley grounded out
(shortstop to first) [Keltner to third]; Borowy singled to
center [Keltner scored]; Tucker grounded out (second to first);
1 R, 2 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 1, National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 2ND: Walker singled to center; Elliott forced
Walker (third to second); Ryan flied to center; Marion lined to
second; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 1, National
League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 3RD: Spence singled to right; McQuinn forced
Spence (pitcher to shortstop); Stephens grounded out (catcher to
first) [McQuinn to second]; Johnson grounded out (third to
first) [McQuinn to third]; 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American
League 1, National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 3RD: OTT BATTED FOR WALTERS; Ott flied to
center; Galan flied to center; Cavarretta tripled; Musial
grounded out (third to first); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American
League 1, National League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 4TH: RAFFENSBERGER REPLACED OTT (PITCHING);
Keltner popped to first; Doerr struck out; Hemsley lined to
second; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American League 1, National
League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 4TH: HUGHSON REPLACED BOROWY (PITCHING); HAYES
REPLACED HEMSLEY (PLAYING C ); Cooper struck out; Walker flied
to right; Elliott flied to center; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB. 
American League 1, National League 0.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 5TH: Hughson reached on an error by Ryan
[Hughson to first]; Tucker forced Hughson (third to shortstop);
Spence singled to center [Tucker to third, Spence out at second
(center to third to second)]; McQuinn was called out on
strikes; Umpires moved: Hubbard (hp), Sears (1b), Berry (2b),
Barr (3b); 0 R, 1 H, 1 E, 1 LOB.  American League 1,
National League 0.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 5TH: Ryan singled to center; Marion struck out
while Ryan stole second; NICHOLSON BATTED FOR RAFFENSBERGER;
Nicholson doubled to right [Ryan scored]; Galan singled to
shortstop [Nicholson scored]; Cavarretta walked [Galan to
second]; Musial reached on an error by McQuinn [Galan to third,
Cavarretta to second]; Cooper singled to left [Galan scored,
Cavarretta out at home (left to catcher), Musial to third];
Walker singled to right [Musial scored (unearned), Cooper to
second]; MUNCRIEF REPLACED HUGHSON (PITCHING); Elliott flied to
left in foul territory; 4 R, 5 H, 1 E, 2 LOB.  American League
1, National League 4.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 6TH: SEWELL REPLACED NICHOLSON (PITCHING);
KUROWSKI REPLACED ELLIOTT (PLAYING 3B); Stephens struck out;
Johnson walked; Keltner grounded into a double play (shortstop
to second to first) [Johnson out at second]; 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0
LOB.  American League 1, National League 4.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 6TH: Ryan singled to third; Marion made an out
to first [Ryan to second]; Muncrief threw a wild pitch [Ryan to
third]; Sewell struck out; Galan grounded out (first to
pitcher); 0 R, 1 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 1, National
League 4.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 7TH: Doerr flied to left; Hayes struck out;
HIGGINS BATTED FOR MUNCRIEF; Higgins grounded out (third to
first); 0 R, 0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American League 1, National
League 4.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 7TH: NEWHOUSER REPLACED HIGGINS (PITCHING);
Cavarretta singled to center; Musial out on a sacrifice bunt
(third to first) [Cavarretta to second]; Cooper singled to
second [Cavarretta to third]; Walker popped to shortstop;
Kurowski doubled [Cavarretta scored, Cooper scored]; Ryan popped
to second; 2 R, 3 H, 0 E, 1 LOB.  American League 1, National
League 6.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 8TH: Tucker flied to center; Spence grounded out
(second to first); McQuinn grounded out (catcher to first); 0 R,
0 H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American League 1, National League 6.

NATIONAL LEAGUE 8TH: Marion struck out advanced to first on an
error by Hayes; MEDWICK BATTED FOR SEWELL; Medwick out on a
sacrifice bunt (pitcher to first) [Marion to second]; Galan
walked; Cavarretta walked [Marion to third, Galan to second];
Musial made an out to left [Marion scored]; NEWSOM REPLACED
NEWHOUSER (PITCHING); Cooper popped to second; 1 R, 0 H, 1 E, 2
LOB.  American League 1, National League 7.

AMERICAN LEAGUE 9TH: TOBIN REPLACED MEDWICK (PITCHING); MUELLER
REPLACED COOPER (PLAYING C ); MUSIAL CHANGED POSITIONS (PLAYING
RF); DIMAGGIO REPLACED WALKER (PLAYING CF); Stephens flied to
right; Johnson flied to left; Keltner popped to second; 0 R, 0
H, 0 E, 0 LOB.  American League 1, National League 7.

Final Totals      R   H   E  LOB
 American League   1   6   3    5
 National League   7  12   1    9

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.


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