1933: The Debut Of The All-Star Game


July 6, 1933 marked the debut of the first ever MLB All-Star Game. America had already fallen in love with the sport and now were given the opportunity to see the best that baseball had to offer all on the same field. The best of the best from the National and American Leagues would be voted in by fans and managers. With the 2010 All-Star Game quicjly approaching what better time then to highlight the very day it first appeared!

Below are the National and American League lineups from the Baseball Almanac. Check them out to see if one of your favorite past time players were voted in.


1933 All-Star Game

National League All-Star Squad


Dick Bartell Philadelphia Phillies SS  


Wally Berger Boston Braves OF  


Tony Cuccinello Brooklyn Dodgers 2B  


Woody English Chicago Cubs SS  


Frankie Frisch St. Louis Cardinals 2B  


Chick Hafey Cincinnati Reds OF  


Bill Hallahan St. Louis Cardinals P

Starting Pitcher


Gabby Hartnett Chicago Cubs C  


Carl Hubbell New York Giants P  


Chuck Klein Philadelphia Phillies OF  


Pepper Martin St. Louis Cardinals 3B  


Lefty O'Doul New York Giants OF  


Hal Schumacher New York Giants P Did Not Pitch


Bill Terry New York Giants 1B  


Pie Traynor Pittsburgh Pirates 3B  


Paul Waner Pittsburgh Pirates OF  


Lon Warneke Chicago Cubs P  


Jimmie Wilson St. Louis Cardinals C  

BOLD = Fan's / manager's choice to start the game.


1933 All-Star Game

American League All-Star Squad


Earl Averill Cleveland Indians OF  


Ben Chapman New York Yankees OF  


Joe Cronin Washington Senators SS  


General Crowder Washington Senators P  


Bill Dickey New York Yankees C Did Not Play


Jimmy Dykes Chicago White Sox 3B  


Rick Ferrell Boston Red Sox C  


Wes Ferrell Cleveland Indians P Did Not Pitch


Jimmie Foxx Philadelphia Athletics 1B Did Not Play


Lou Gehrig New York Yankees 1B  


Charlie Gehringer Detroit Tigers 2B  


Lefty Gomez New York Yankees P Starting Pitcher


Lefty Grove Philadelphia Athletics P  


Oral Hildebrand Cleveland Indians P Did Not Pitch


Tony Lazzeri New York Yankees 2B Did Not Play


Babe Ruth New York Yankees OF  


Al Simmons Chicago White Sox OF  


Sam West St. Louis Browns OF  

BOLD = Fan's / manager's choice to start the game.


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