The Dodgers Encyclopedia

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  • Author : William McNeil
  • Publisher : Sports Publishing LLC
  • Pages : 498 pages
  • ISBN : 9781582613161
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The Dodgers Encyclopedia

The Dodgers Encyclopedia
  • Author : William McNeil
  • Publisher : Sports Publishing LLC
  • Release : 01 September 2000
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The Dodgers Encyclopedia is the definitive book on Los Angeles and Brooklyn Dodgers baseball. It traces the history of one of Major League Baseball's most successful organizations, from the misty beginnings of its predecessors in rural Brooklyn more than 140 years ago, through their formative years in the major leagues, as a member of the American Association from 1884 through 1889, to a full-fledged representative of the National League since 1890. It covers the exciting and oftenzany years in Brooklyn through 1957, as well as

The Dodgers

The Dodgers
  • Author : Glenn Stout
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 04 February 2023
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Traces the rich sports legacy of the Dodgers, from their origins in Brooklyn in 1884 to the present day, detailing such key events as the series of pennant races in the 1940s and 1950s and Kirk Gibson's home run in the 1988 World Series.

Los Angeles Dodgers

Los Angeles Dodgers
  • Author : Mark Langill
  • Publisher : Arcadia Publishing
  • Release : 04 February 2023
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Sandy Koufax. Don Drysdale. Maury Wills. Steve Garvey. Don Sutton. Fernando Valenzuela. Tommy Lasorda. Shawn Green. Eric Gagne. Since 1958, names like these have made the Los Angeles Dodgers into one of baseball's most successful and envied teams. Over the years, the team has won an astonishing nine National League championships and five World Series.Some familiar faces from their Brooklyn roots, including Gil Hodges and Duke Snider, led the Dodgers to their first championship at the Los Angeles Coliseum in 1959;

The Los Angeles Dodgers Encyclopedia

The Los Angeles Dodgers Encyclopedia
  • Author : Richard J. Shmelter
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 20 November 2017
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Over the past 60 seasons, the Los Angeles Dodgers have risen to the pinnacle of Major League Baseball, winning 21 National League pennants and 6 World Series titles. Amid the backdrop of Hollywood glitz and glamor, the iconic franchise owes its consistent success to the talents and efforts of many. This encyclopedia provides stats and biographical details for all of them. Sections cover the 1958-2016 seasons, influential players and executives, Dodgers traditions, and season and career records. An all-time player roster and list

Dodgers Past Present

Dodgers Past   Present
  • Author : Steven Travers
  • Publisher : MVP Books
  • Release : 15 April 2009
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From their origins as the Brooklyn Atlantics in 1884, through their departure from their beloved borough in 1957, to their record-breaking popularity in sunny Los Angeles, the Dodgers baseball team has been an unstoppable force in professional baseball for well over a century. The franchise has captured a record 21 National League titles, won six World Series championships, and produced dozens of Hall-of-Famers. The Dodgers revolutionized the sports landscape with the signing of Jackie Robinson in 1947 and have boasted a list of players

Mathletics

Mathletics
  • Author : Wayne L. Winston,Scott Nestler,Konstantinos Pelechrinis
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release : 22 February 2022
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How to use math to improve performance and predict outcomes in professional sports Mathletics reveals the mathematical methods top coaches and managers use to evaluate players and improve team performance, and gives math enthusiasts the practical skills they need to enhance their understanding and enjoyment of their favorite sports—and maybe even gain the outside edge to winning bets. This second edition features new data, new players and teams, and new chapters on soccer, e-sports, golf, volleyball, gambling Calcuttas, analysis

The Cultural Encyclopedia of Baseball 2d ed

The Cultural Encyclopedia of Baseball  2d ed
  • Author : Jonathan Fraser Light
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 25 March 2016
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More than any other sport, baseball has developed its own niche in America’s culture and psyche. Some researchers spend years on detailed statistical analyses of minute parts of the game, while others wax poetic about its players and plays. Many trace the beginnings of the civil rights movement in part to the Major Leagues’ decision to integrate, and the words and phrases of the game (for example, pinch-hitter and out in left field) have become common in our everyday

When Baseball Returned to Brooklyn

When Baseball Returned to Brooklyn
  • Author : Ed Shakespeare
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 29 April 2003
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Major league baseball has a long, rich history in Brooklyn. From the time Brooklyn started play in 1884 until their move west to Los Angeles following the 1957 season, the Dodgers and their predecessors were the emotional center of the borough's diverse population. But Brooklyn would be without a professional team until June of 2001, when the Cyclones took the field in Coney Island as the Mets' affiliate for the New York-Penn League. This work follows the rookie-level club from its formation through

Yogi Berra Eternal Yankee

Yogi Berra  Eternal Yankee
  • Author : Allen Barra
  • Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
  • Release : 29 March 2010
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“Allen Barra brings a legendary figure from the true golden age of baseball to life.”—Bob Costas Yogi Berra is one of the most popular former athletes in American history, and the most quoted American since Abraham Lincoln. Part clown, part feisty competitor, Berra is also the winningest player (fourteen pennants, ten World Series, 3 MVPs) in baseball history. In this revelatory biography, Allen Barra presents Yogi’s remarkable life as never seen before with nearly one hundred photos and countless “

Duke

Duke
  • Author : Ronald L. Davis
  • Publisher : University of Oklahoma Press
  • Release : 01 May 2001
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Traces the life story of the famous actor from his beginnings in Winterset, Iowa, to his death in 1979, becoming a legendary character in his own right

Jackie Robinson

Jackie Robinson
  • Author : Matt Christopher,Glenn Stout
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 19 December 2009
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The story of legendary Jackie Robinson, the first African American to play major league baseball, is recounted in this title.

Baseball Meets the Law

Baseball Meets the Law
  • Author : Ed Edmonds,Frank G. Houdek
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 28 February 2017
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Baseball and law have intersected since the primordial days. In 1791, a Pittsfield, Massachusetts, ordinance prohibited ball playing near the town's meeting house. Ball games on Sundays were barred by a Pennsylvania statute in 1794. In 2015, a federal court held that baseball's exemption from antitrust laws applied to franchise relocations. Another court overturned the conviction of Barry Bonds for obstruction of justice. A third denied a request by rooftop entrepreneurs to enjoin the construction of a massive video screen at Wrigley Field.

Ballparks

Ballparks
  • Author : Eric Enders
  • Publisher : Chartwell Books
  • Release : 16 October 2018
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If you love baseball and the venerable stadiums its played in, you need this definitive history and guide to Major League ballparks of the past, present, and future. With a tear-out checklist to mark ballparks you’ve visited and those on your bucket list, Ballparks takes you inside the histories of every park in the Major Leagues, with hundreds of photos, stories, and stats about: Storied parks like Wrigley Field, Fenway Park, and Dodger Stadium Fan favorites AT&T Park,

The 1964 Phillies

The 1964 Phillies
  • Author : John P. Rossi
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release : 05 May 2005
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In 1964, thousands of Philadelphia baseball fans were caught up in the Phillies' unexpected run at the National League pennant. Nearly a decade of continuous defeat had earned them little more than the reputation for an unprecedented record of consecutive losses. But in that '64 season the Phillies shocked the baseball world, taking over the National League in mid-July and holding on to first place for 73 consecutive days. And then, as the team's first pennant in a generation seemed within reach,

Time

Time
  • Author : Briton Hadden,Henry Robinson Luce
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 October 1955
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