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1940 MLB All-Star Game
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
American League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
National League 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 X 4 7 0
Date July 9, 1940
Venue Sportsman's Park
City St. Louis, Missouri
Managers American League - Joe McCarthy (NYY)
National League - Bill McKenzie (CIN)
Attendance 32,373
First pitch None
Radio Mutual, CBS, NBC, KWK, KXOK
Radio announcers Red Barber, Bob Elson (Mutual)
Mel Allen, France Laux (CBS)
Tom Manning (NBC)
Johnny Neblett, Johnny O'Hara, Myron Bennett (KWK)
Alex Buchan, Ray Schmidt, Gabby Street (KXOK)

The 1940 Major League Baseball All-Star Game was the 8th playing of the mid-summer classic between the all-stars of the American League (AL) and National League (NL), the two leagues comprising Major League Baseball. The game was held on July 9, 1940 at Sportsman's Park in St. Louis, Missouri, the home of the St. Louis Cardinals and St. Louis Browns. The game resulted in the National League defeating the American League 3-0.

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American League

Starters
Position Player Team All-Star Games
P Red Ruffing Yankees 4
C Bill Dickey Yankees 7
1B Jimmie Foxx Tigers 8
2B Joe Gordon Yankees 2
3B Cecil Travis Yankees 2
OF Charlie Keller Yankees 1
Pitchers
Position Player Team All-Star Games
P Tommy Bridges Tigers 6
P Bob Feller Indians 3
P Dutch Leonard Senators 1
P Al Milnar Indians 1
P Ted Lyons White Sox 1
P Bobo Newsom Tigers 3
P Monte Pearson Yankees 2
Reserves
Position Player Team All-Star Games
C Frankie Hayes Athletics 2
C Rollie Hemsley Indians 4
1B George McQuinn Browns 2
2B Ray Mack Indians 1
3B Ken Keltner Indians 1
3B Red Rolfe Yankees 2
SS Lou Boudreau Indians 1
OF Doc Cramer Red Sox 5
OF Lou Finney Red Sox 1
OF Hank Greenberg Tigers 4

Game Summary

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
American League 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1
National League 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 X 4 7 1
WP: Paul Derringer (1-0)  LP: Red Ruffing (0-1)  SV: Carl Hubbell (1)  
HRs:  NL – Max West (1)

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