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Giants and the Dodgers

Allen, Lee

Giants and the Dodgers

the fabulous story of baseball"s fiercest feud

by Allen, Lee

  • 184 Want to read
  • 19 Currently reading

Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • New York Giants (Baseball team),
  • Brooklyn Dodgers (Baseball team),
  • San Francisco Giants (Baseball team),
  • Los Angeles Dodgers (Baseball team)

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesBaseball"s fiercest feud.
    Statementby Lee Allen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGV875.N42 A4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination255 p.
    Number of Pages255
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5911374M
    LC Control Number64013033
    OCLC/WorldCa1147953

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are an American professional baseball team based in Los Angeles, Dodgers compete in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member club of the National League (NL) West division. Established in in the New York City borough of Brooklyn, the team relocated to Los Angeles before the season. They played four seasons at the Los Angeles Manager: Dave Roberts.   In baseball history, there are certain moments so significant that they’ve known by iconic names. One of the most famous examples is the “shot heard ‘round the world” — Bobby Thomson’s game-winning home run in the bottom of the ninth inning, leading the New York Giants to victory over the Brooklyn Dodgers for the National League title.

      The Giant-Dodger rivalry was considered the best in baseball by and remains the game's oldest and most storied rivalry today. It's remarkable how often both teams have been good, how rarely they've both been bad, and how tenaciously the underdog has battled in between. Through 12 decades (and in two sets of cities 3, miles apart) Giant and Dodger partisans have rooted so 3/5(1).   The cover of the program for the Brooklyn Dodgers-New York Giants game, December 7, By Jon Weisman. Today, we remember those who served and those who suffered on the 75th anniversary of Pearl Harbor. One of the random quirks of December 7, was that the Brooklyn Dodgers were playing that : Jon Weisman.

    September , at Dodger Stadium (Los Angeles, CA) Dodgers , Giants , Giants ,Giants Game one went into extra innings, with Adrian Gonzalez delivering the walk-off single up the middle to score Carl Crawford. In game two, Madison Bumgarner and Clayton Kershaw dueled it out before Kershaw was let down by the defense behind him. The Brooklyn Dodgers were a Major League baseball team, active primarily in the National League (founded ) from until , after which the club moved to Los Angeles, California, where it continues its history as the Los Angeles team moved west at the same time as its longtime rivals, the New York Giants, also in the National League, relocated to San Francisco in northern.


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