What ever became of the Brooklyn Dodgers?
They moved to Los Angeles in the 1950s and became the Los Angeles Dodgers.
No. The Brooklyn Dodgers were a Major League team who became the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1958.
The Brooklyn Dodgers became the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1957. As the LA Dodgers, they won the World Series in 1988, 1981, 1965, 1963, 1959. The Brooklyn Dodgers won the 1955 World Series.
1957 was the final year of the Brooklyn Dodgers. Dodgers owner Walter O'Malley moved the club to Los Angeles during the winter of 1957, the team became the Los Angeles Dodgers starting with the 1958 season.
A cartoonist named Willard Mullin created a cartoon character called the 'Brooklyn Bum' in the 1930s. The cartoon became synomymous with the Dodgers and the working class makeup of Brooklyn.
Pee Wee Reese.
Yes. Between 1930-1943, there was a team in the NFL known as the Brooklyn Dodgers. The Dodgers changed their name to the Tigers for the 1944 season and then merged with the Boston Yanks in the 1945 season.
The team was set up as the Brooklyn Atlantics in 1883, and remained in Brooklyn until the 1957 season. The club became the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1958, and moved to Dodger Stadium in 1962.
Yes, he did. Hack Wilson played for the Brooklyn Dodgers from 1932 to August 7, 1934. He finished the 1934 season playing for the Philadelphia Phillies.
What was important about California baseball in 1958 was the Brooklyn Dodgers became the Los Angeles Dodgers. It was a historic move for the team.
He was voted permission to make the Brooklyn club the pioneer in bringing blacks into baseball.
No, Walter Alston was manager of the Dodgers when they moved to Los Angeles. Dressen was the manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers between 1951-1953.
The famous Brooklyn Dodgers were a baseball team.
52 years as the LA Dodgers. Since joining the National League in 1890, the Dodgers have been known as: 1888-1890 - Brooklyn Bridegrooms 1891-1895 - Brooklyn Grooms 1896-1898 - Brooklyn Bridegrooms 1899-1910 - Brooklyn Superbas 1911-1912 - Brooklyn Trolley Dodgers 1913 - Brooklyn Dodgers 1914-1931 - Brooklyn Robins 1958�present - Los Angeles Dodgers Prior to joining the National League, the Dodgers were known as: 1884 - Brooklyn Atlantics 1885-1887 - Brooklyn Grays 1888-1890 - Brooklyn… Read More
No. He played for the Brooklyn Dodgers (But not actually in Brooklyn). The "Brooklyn" Dodgers played in LA.
Hi there - the Brooklyn Dodgers seem to have been founded in 1883.
the first time they saw each other in practice for the Brooklyn dodgers.
There was no player with the number 55 on the Brooklyn Dodgers of 1955
The LA Dodgers were once the Brooklyn Dodgers. In the late 1950s, both the Dodgers and Giants (then a New York team) moved to California. Yes, they were known as the Brooklyn Dodgers when the team was in Brooklyn. They were also known as The Brooklyn Bums or just 'Da Bums. They were the working man's team as opposed to the mighty Yankees who were known as the elitist man's team: the blue collar vs… Read More
The Dodgers final season in Brooklyn was 1957.
The Brooklyn Dodgers played at Ebbets Field from 1913 to 1957.
Prior to playing at Ebbets Field, the Brooklyn Dodgers played at Washington Field in Brooklyn, New York. The Dodgers played at Ebbets Field from 1913-1957. While playing at Washington Field the team had several unofficial names, such as the Brooklyn Trolley Dodgers and the Brooklyn Superbas.
Ebbets Field was the Brooklyn Dodgers home field from 1913 -1957. It was located in the Flatbush section of Brooklyn, NY,
The Brooklyn Robins
On August 5, 1954, Tommy Lasorda made his Major League debut as a player for the Brooklyn Dodgers. Lasorda became the manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers on September 29, 1976.
In Brooklyn, the Dodgers were first called the Trolley Dodgers, then the name was shortened to Dodgers.
Depends how far back you wanna go. In Minor League competition, they were originally the Brooks, the Atlantics and the Bridgegooms. They became a Major League Baseball team and joined the National League in 1890, and then they were known as the Superbas and later the Robins before they officially became the Dodgers. They were the Brooklyn Dodgers before moving to Los Angeles, becoming the Los Angeles Dodgers for the 1958 season.
Walter Alston managed the Brooklyn Dodgers between 1954-1957. He then managed the Los Angeles Dodgers between 1958-1976.
The Brooklyn Dodgers won 98 games in 1955 but they had lost 55 games.
The Brooklyn Dodgers moved to Los Angeles in 1958 and played at the Memorial Coliseum.
Pee Wee Reese was Jackie Robinson's friend on the Brooklyn Dodgers.
The Brooklyn Dodgers moved to Los Angeles in the 1950s. They are now known as the Los Angeles Dodgers.
Well, actually the dodgers were originally from Brooklyn, New York and were called the trolley dodgers because back then in Brooklyn when u walked in the streets you had to DODGE the trolley cars. then they were called the grooms because some of there players were getting married that year. then they were finally called the Brooklyn dodgers until they moved to LA in 1955 (my town GO DODGERS!!!) and have been since then called… Read More
The Brooklyn Dodgers won 1 World Seires title in 8 World Series appearances. The Brooklyn Dodgers beat the New York Yankees in the 1955 World Series. The Brooklyn Dogers were called the Robins from 1914-1931.
There used to be trolleys that would run on the streets of brooklyn. You had to be careful not to get it by them. Original name of the team was trolley-dodgers.
Prior to moving to LA, the Dodgers were the Brooklyn Dodgers. The Brooklyn Dodgers won the World Series in 1955. After moving to LA and becoming the LA Dodgers, they won the World Series in 1959, 1963, 1965, 1981, and 1988. If you count the Brooklyn title, they have won 6 World Series Championships. If you only count those as the LA Dodgers, they have 5.
Newspapers dating back to 1912 and possibly farther, have numerous sports articles where the sports writers of the time would refer to the Brooklyn National League Baseball Club as the "DODGERS". The name actually became OFFICIAL during a meeting at Ebbets Field where the PRESS had been gathered to VOTE on an official team name. There were a few names that were discussed, but the name DODGERS was clearly the choice. The name DODGERS first… Read More
The Yankees didn't play the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1948. The Yankees defeated the Dodgers in the 1947 and 1949 World Series.
It came from the 'Brooklyn Trolley Dodgers' Richard
1958 was their first season in L.A.
The Dodgers were originally established as the Brooklyn Atlantics in 1883.
He was number 42 on the Brooklyn Dodgers
It was between the Brooklyn Dodgers and the Boston Braves. It lasted 8 hours 6 minutes and was on May 1 1984.
The Brooklyn Dodgers played at Ebbets Field in the Crown Heights section of Brooklyn. Currently, the site of the stadium is covered with residential units, as well as nearby schools and local businesses.
In 1947, Dan Bankhead became the first African American pitcher in Major League Baseball under the Brooklyn Dodgers.
The first African-American player in the major leagues was Jackie Robinson. The Brooklyn Dodgers played him for the first time on April 15, 1947.
Dem Bums The Brooklyn Dodgers - 2001 was released on: USA: 2001 (video premiere)
The phone number of the Brooklyn Dodgers Baseball Hall is: 516-826-5714.
Same as the Los Angeles Dodgers, blue and white.
The Dodgers played at Ebbets Field from 1913-1957.
The moved to Los Angeles and started in 1958 as the LA Dodgers.