Donald James Larsen was a pitcher for 7 different teams in his 15 year Major League career, but is remembered as the first (and only) man to pitch a perfect game in the World Series, for the New York Yankees in Game 5 of the 1956 World Series against the Brooklyn Dodgers. 75 more words
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On December 1, 1954 the largest trade in MLB history was completed.
It began on November 14, 1954 with players swapping between the New York Yankees and Baltimore Orioles and finally everyone was happy a little over two weeks later. 70 more words
1956 HEADLINE: Don Larsen Hurls The First Perfect Game In World Series History!!!
On this day in 1956, and front of the world, Don Larsen threw a perfect game in Game 5 of the World Series. 77 more words