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History of the Brooklyn Dodgers


The Brooklyn Dodgers were an American baseball team that was active in the major leagues from 1884 until 1957, after which it moved to Los Angeles, where it  ...

Timeline | Los Angeles Dodgers


Dodgers history timeline. ... Brooklyn's debut into the National League in 1890 began on a positive note as the team nicknamed the "Bridegrooms" won the ...

Dodgers History | Los Angeles Dodgers


Complete history of the Los Angeles Dodgers. ... Jackie debuted with the Dodgers on April 15, 1947 at Brooklyn's Ebbets Field. Read about his career, life, and ...

The LA Dodgers Got Their Name From Brooklyn's Deadly Streetcars


Jun 10, 2015 ... That's because the Brooklyn Dodgers were once the Brooklyn Trolley ... Bums” from Brooklyn, it's useful to review a little bit of baseball history.

Baseball owners allow Dodgers and Giants to move ... - History.com


On May 28, 1957, National League owners vote unanimously to allow the New York Giants and Brooklyn Dodgers to move to San Francisco and Los Angeles, ...

Why Did the Dodgers and Giants Leave New York? | Mental Floss


Mar 31, 2014 ... With the Dodgers residing in Brooklyn and the Yankees ruling the Bronx, fans were .... I was about 7 yrs old when the Dodgers left NY. My mom ...

The Brooklyn Dodgers: America's Team. My Home Team

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But the most historically significant aspect of Brooklyn Dodgers history was their breaking of the color barrier by signing a young, talented African-American ...

Walter O'Malley Was Right | Society for American Baseball Research


Few men in sports history have been vilified to the extent Walter O'Malley was when he moved the Brooklyn Dodgers to Los Angeles in 1957. Over recent ...

The L.A. Dodgers Are Named After Terrified Brooklyn Pedestrians ...


Feb 19, 2015 ... The history of the "Trolley Dodgers" reminds us city streets once belonged to people.

Brooklyn Dodgers - The New York Times


Commentary and archival information about Brooklyn Dodgers from The New ... Dan Bankhead was the first black pitcher in modern major league history, and ...

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Brooklyn Dodgers (1890-1957) - The Sports E-Cyclopedia


Mar 12, 2001 ... Brooklyn Dodgers team history Page. ... 1890: The Brooklyn Bridegrooms, (a moniker attached because several of their players had recently ...

Brooklyn Dodgers - BR Bullpen - Baseball-Reference.com


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Sports Team History - Brooklyn Dodgers


The team name, Brooklyn Trolley Dodgers, was coined in 1895.