July 7, 1959 Forbes Field 1st All Star Game Eddie homers off AL starter Early Wynn in the bottom of the first inning. The NL beat the AL 5-4. Mathews, Aaron and Crandall were all starters in this powerful NL lineup!
On July 7, 1959, the National League defeats the American League, 5-4, in the All-Star Game at Forbes Field. San Francisco Giants outfielder Willie Mays drives in Hank Aaron of the Milwaukee Braves with the winning run.