History: 1962 All-Star Game
Teams 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
AL 0 0 1 2 0 1 3 0 2 9 10 0
NL 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 4 10 4

All-Star Moment: Leon Wagner's two-run home run gives AL lead it doesn't let go.

MVP Leon Wagner (LA)
Derby Winner N/A
Top Vote Getter N/A
Stadium Wrigley Field
AL Starter Dave Stenhouse
AL Manager Ralph Houk
NL Starter Johnny Podres
NL Manager Fred Hutchinson
With a breakout nine-run offensive outburst, the American League achieved its first victory in a span of six All-Star games (1-4-1). Pete Runnels, Leon Wagner and Rocky Colavito all belted home runs for the AL. The National League, however, would begin a run of dominance after this game. The next time the AL would taste victory in the All-Star Game would be 1971.

American League

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Total 37 9 10 9 4 8 6  

  • BATTING
    Team LOB: 6.

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Total 9.0 10 4 4 2 3 1  

National League

Batting AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Total 35 4 10 4 2 3 7  

  • BATTING
    Team LOB: 7.

Pitching IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Total 9.0 10 9 8 4 8 3  
Umpires:
First pitch: 12:00 PM.
T: 2:28.
Att: 38,359.
Venue: Wrigley Field.
July 30, 1962
Boys and Girls Club of America

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