As the season moves into July, All Star Baseball is on the minds of many and memories of previous midsummer classics are revived. For me, one of the special games took place July 13, 1999, the 70th All-Star Game.
On hand were the candidates for the All-Century Team as well as the 1999 All Stars. And since it was staged on Boston’s home turf — the center of attraction was Theodore Francis Williams. Continue reading