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All-Star Results - 1961

Game 31
July 31, 1961

 Fenway Park, Boston Tie, 1-1  
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
 National 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0   1 5 1
 American 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0   1 4 0
Pitchers: (4), Pascual (7)
Home Runs: Colavito-A
Attendance: 31,851

Game Recap

Even though it out-hit the American League 11-4 in the first All-Star Game of 1961, the National League still had to rally in the bottom of the 10th to win. History was made in the second game, as rain stopped play after nine innings, making it the first All-Star Game tie.

Rosters
American League
  Luis Aparicio
  Luis Arroyo+
  Yogi Berra+
  Jackie Brandt+
  Jim Bunning
  Norm Cash
  Rocky Colavito
  Dick Donovan+
  Whitey Ford+
  Nellie Fox+
  Tito Francona+
  Jim Gentile+
  Elston Howard
  Dick Howser+
  Al Kaline
  Harmon Killebrew+
  Tony Kubek*
  Barry Latman+
  Mickey Mantle
  Roger Maris
  Ken McBride+
  Camilo Pascual
  Brooks Robinson
  Johnny Romano
  Don Schwall
  Roy Sievers
  Bill Skowron+
  Johnny Temple
  Hoyt Wilhelm+
National League
  Hank Aaron
  George Altman
  Ed Bailey+
  Ernie Banks
  Frank Bolling
  Ken Boyer+
  Smoky Burgess
  Orlando Cepeda
  Roberto Clemente
  Don Drysdale+
  Roy Face+
  Joey Jay+
  Eddie Kasko
  Sandy Koufax
  Art Mahaffey
  Eddie Mathews
  Willie Mays
  Mike McCormick+
  Stu Miller
  Stan Musial
  Bob Purkey
  Frank Robinson+
  Johnny Roseboro
  Warren Spahn+
  Dick Stuart
  Bill White
  Maury Wills
  Don Zimmer+
* Named to team but replaced due to injury
+ Did not enter game

Ralph Kiner, right, Pittsburgh Pirate slugger, enjoys a chat with another slugging great, Boston's Ted Williams before the start of the All-Star game at Comiskey Park, Chicago, IL, July 11, 1950.