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Brooklyn Dodgers in their original voices

Ebbets Field, 1956

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Published by Frank II Corp. in [United States] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team) -- History -- Pictorial works.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBrooklyn Dodgers, 1956, in their original voices
    Statement[narrated by Vince Scully].
    ContributionsScully, Vince.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV875.B7 B76 1998, SDA 01765, SSA 00220
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL87226M
    ISBN 100966418107
    LC Control Number99195179
    OCLC/WorldCa41231836

    First published in as part of the acclaimed Putnam series of team histories, Frank Graham’s colorful chronicle presents the Brooklyn Dodgers in “all their glory and all their daffiness” from the team’s beginnings as the Atlantics in through , with a short summary of the season. In his foreword, Hall of Fame sports writer Jack Lang writes that “in an era that. Manley’s husband, Abe, purchased the Brooklyn Eagles in November The team played at Ebbets Field, and Manley was in charge of day-to-day operations of a roster that included Leon Day, Rap Dixon and Ted “Double Duty” Radcliffe. When the Manleys acquired the Newark Dodgers, they combined the rosters and based their expanded team in.

    On October 8, , Brooklyn Dodgers publicist Arthur “Red” Patterson shocked the baseball world when he announced that the team was moving to Los that time, Brooklynites have. The city’s three teams—the New York Yankees, the New York Giants, and the Brooklyn Dodgers—had over the previous decade rewarded their fans’ devotion with stellar performances: from to , one or more of these teams had played in the World Series every year but one. Yet on opening day , the Giants and the Dodgers were gone.

      Fans never booed the beloved home run hitter from Indiana who married a Brooklyn girl and settled in their borough, and they famously prayed for him when he slumped. Dutifully following the Dodgers to Los Angeles in , Hodges longed to return to New York City. He joined the original Mets team in , and he finished his playing career with Reviews: At any rate, I kept reading, which may simply mean that this is a book for baseball fans by the nineteen- forties and fifties -- for people who can't resist the game of "whatever became of so-and-so" even with the old Brooklyn Dodgers. On the other hand, this may well be a book with far wider appeal.


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