In an interview with Bob Costas, President Barack Obama slipped up and referred to Comiskey Park as Cominskey Field. While this was disappointing, at least his first instinct wasn’t to say U.S. Cellular.
As baseball fans prepare for the 2009 MLB All Star Game tonight in St. Louis, MSF takes a trip down memory lane to look at the history of the Midsummer Classic with the year-by-year results and winners, as well as career and single-game individual All Star Game records.
And White Sox fans will be interested to know where the first MLB All Star Game was played back in 1933. (Hint: it was in Chicago, but not at a ballpark that makes great managers want to puke.)