On July 21, 1969
— 1969 – A gala All-Star Game banquet in Washington is one of baseball’s great events. An all-time team and all-time living team are announced. Babe Ruth is selected Greatest All-Time Player, and Joe DiMaggio, Greatest Living Player.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference July 21
National Pastime July 21
Retro Sheet
Hall of Fame
SABR Games Project
Replay The Game