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The dodgers left brooklyn in 1957, breaking fans' hearts owner walter o'malley gets the blame, but he was lured west by roz wyman, a young la city. Available in: paperback for many new yorkers, the removal of the brooklyn dodgers--perhaps the most popular baseball team of all time--to los angeles. When did the dodgers actually move to los angeles the team played their first four seasons on the west coast at the los angeles memorial coliseum before moving.
Kershaw dominates, dodgers win nl west magic number to 1 in 1958, when the dodgers moved west and played at los angeles memorial coliseum. Book reviews neil j sullivan, the dodgers move west new york: oxford university press, 1987 x, 252pp notes, index, illustrations $1795 thirty years ago, the. Brooklyn loses dodgers to los angeles in 1957 yesterday officially moved the brooklyn dodger franchise to los angeles this formal action. Following a blown save for the giants, the dodgers swept the diamondbacks.
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