1961 Major League Baseball All-Star Game (first game)

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1961 Major League Baseball All-Star Game (first game)
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American League 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 1 4 4 2
National League 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 5 11 5
Date July 11, 1961
Venue Candlestick Park
City San Francisco, California
Managers American League - Paul Richards (BAL)
National League - Danny Murtaugh (PIT)
Attendance 44,115
Television NBC
TV announcers Mel Allen and Russ Hodges
Radio NBC
Radio announcers Jimmy Dudley and Jerry Doggett
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The first 1961 Major League Baseball All-Star Game was played in Candlestick Park in San Francisco on July 11, 1961. The National League scored two runs in the bottom of the tenth inning to win 5–4. Stu Miller was the winning pitcher and Hoyt Wilhelm was charged with the loss.

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Players in italics have since been inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame.

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