The Dodgers have played more than 10, 000 games as a franchise. Their 50 greatest games span two coasts and three centuries worth of baseball. They include: ac A doubleheader that lasted six and a half innings combined ac A single game that featured three teams on the field ac A game in which the Dodgers didnat record a hit a and won ac The games in which the single-season and career home run records were broken ac Three perfect games and two no-hitters ac The longest game in major league history ac The first major league game ever televised ac A game in which the Dodgersa pitcher lost consciousness on the field ac An exhibition game that drew 93, 103 spectators ac The first integrated game in major league history The 50 Greatest Dodgers Games features all the best players to don the uniform: Sandy Koufax, Jackie Robinson, Kirk Gibson, Zack Wheat, Fernando Valenzuela, Orel Hershiser, Duke Snider, Roy Campanella, Clayton Kershaw, Steve Garvey, Don Drysdale, Pee Wee Reese and more. It also features some of the unsung heroes of baseball history, like Cookie Lavagetto, Vic Davalillo, Sandy Amoros, Al Gionfriddo and Joe McGinnity. For the first time, their performances are laid side-by-side in this account of the greatest Dodgers games ever played. Which game ranks number one?... finally win in 22nd inning, a Eugene Register-Guard, August 24, 1989 Plaschke, Bill, aDodger Marathon Ends in 22 Innings With 1-0 Victory, a Los Angeles Times, August 24, 1989 http://www.baseball-reference.com/bullpen/Tommy_Lasordaanbsp;...
|Title||:||The 50 Greatest Dodgers Games of All Time|
|Publisher||:||Riverdale Avenue Books LLC - 2015-05-28|