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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

Sully Baseball Daily Podcast - March 21, 2015

Yasiel Puig and Clayton Kershaw can rewrite the Dodger record books if they stay healthy. And the Dodger records for hitting are not as impressive as you would think a successful franchise would have. 35 more words

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Is the HOF voting so different today?

It doesn’t take much effort to find a blog, a sports-radio show, a TV segment or an ESPN article that is currently bashing the BBWAA voting for the Hall of Fame, or bashing the Hall itself for its methods. 774 more words

History

The Best Baseball Player Born in Kentucky: Jim Bunning

A state clustered just above the south and east of the west, Kentucky is not well-known for its baseball players. A state with a greatĀ basketball tradition at the college-level, it’s not a big baseball factory. 177 more words

Facts And History

Magic Number Fun Fact...1

Pee Wee Reese.

Pee Wee Reese would hold down the shortstop position for the Flatbush Bums from 1940-57 and for The Blue Crews inaugural season in 1958. 92 more words

On this date Aug 27th, 1955 Sandy Koufax throws a two hitter in his 2nd ever major league start

Sandy Koufax is known mostly for what he accomplished from 1961 – 1966 as a Los Angeles Dodger. Every Dodger fan knows that he was a late bloomer, but I’m not sure how many know that before he blossomed as a Los Angeles Dodger he had oneĀ  incredible game for the Brooklyn Dodgers… 234 more words

Los Angeles Dodger History