1937 All Star Game
1937 All Star Game - Gehrig, Greenberg
1937 All Star Game, Dizzy Dean breaks his toe.
The 1937 Major League Baseball All-Star Game was the fifth playing of the mid-summer classic between theall-stars of the American League (AL) and National League (NL), the two leagues comprising Major League Baseball. The game was held on July 7, 1937, at Griffith Stadium in Washington, D.C., the home of theWashington Senators of the American League. The game resulted in the American League defeating the National League 8–3. The game, watched by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, is remembered because of a play in whichEarl Averill of the Indians hit a ball that struck pitcher Dizzy Dean on the toe, breaking it.
|Date||July 7, 1937|
|Managers||National League - Bill Terry (NYG)
American League - Joe McCarthy(NYY)
|First pitch||President Franklin D. Roosevelt|
|Radio||Mutual, CBS, NBC|
|Radio announcers||Bob Elson, Tony Wakeman (Mutual)
France Laux, Bill Dyer,Arch McDonald (CBS)
Tom Manning, Warren Brown (NBC)
|Major League Baseball All-Star Game|
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