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"B"days, Brooklyn and LA Dodgers' Memories and one great note.

Today two “B’s” with “B”aseball memories and great notes are celebrating birthdays.

One, baseball historian and dedicated teacher “Pat B” recalls the 1953 National League Champion Brooklyn Dodgers. 217 more words

Ultimate presents: Most valuable Dodger memorabilia

By Cary Osborne

What is the most valuable piece of Dodger memorabilia? 328 more words

History

A Holiday Read... The Reason Jackie Refused Trade to Giants

On this day 59 years ago, December 13, 1956, Jackie Robinson would be traded to the hated ones from The Polo Grounds. Though many a Dodger fan, including this one, truly believe Jackie didn’t want to wear the Halloween colors, his reasons for not accepting his  217 more words

Who was the Dodgers' Kobe?

By Jon Weisman

It’s hard to be a sports fan in Los Angeles and not be affected by the end of Kobe Bryant’s career. Twenty seasons in a Los Angeles uniform?  532 more words

Other Sports

Kentucky's Best Baseball Players

For a lot of people where we come from is a point of pride. When we meet someone who hales from the same place as us there is often a sense of comradery. 143 more words

Baseball

Willie Wells: Too early for history

By Mark Langill

In the personal collection of Pee Wee Reese, the former Brooklyn Dodger shortstop and team captain kept photos and clippings through the various stages of his career, from being a sandlot prospect in Louisville to his Hall of Fame ceremony at Cooperstown. 284 more words

History