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By Brian M. Endsley

this is often the tale of the 1959 Dodgers, a workforce that rose above its disastrous first season at the West Coast for an out-of-nowhere global sequence name. considered one of baseball’s maximum underdog champions, the ’59 Dodgers have been a rag-tag group made up of lengthy pictures salvaged from the minor leagues and over-the-hill ballplayers who reached again for one ultimate triumph. After surviving an exhilarating 3 crew pennant race, they met fellow lengthy photographs the Chicago White Sox in an underdog global sequence. right here, the team’s tale is mentioned intimately, with game-by-game highlights, and set opposed to the cultural backdrop of the civil rights stream, the chilly battle, and the rock and roll cultural revolution.

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