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  1958 World Series - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In a rematch of the 1957 Series, the 1958 World Series matched the defending champion Milwaukee Braves against the New York Yankees.
This is Casey Stengel's 7th world championship, tying him with Joe McCarthy for the most World Series won.
The 3-1 deficit overcame by the New York Yankees was the first ever in World Series history by an American League team.
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 1958 World Championship
His World's Champion crew Mark Yorston did not sail on Nhycusa in Havana, but he did sail on her for most of the seasons of 1957 and 1958, including the 1957 Silver Star series.
Duplin won the second race of the 1958 series and remained second in the score until after the third race.
The 1958 series was sailed in typical San Diego weather, which means that the wind was light to moderate, never blowing more than fifteen knots, and consistently from the west or northwest.
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In baseball, the World Series is the championship series of Major League Baseball in North America, played in October after the end of the regular season between the pennant winner of the American League and the pennant winner of the National League.
Over the last century, the World Series has been woven into the fabric of America's culture evolving far beyond a mere baseball tournament.The Series winner is determined through a best-of-seven playoff, except in 1903, 1919, 1920 and 1921 when the winner was determined through a best-of-nine playoff, and is awarded the World Series Trophy.
The 1958 World Series was again an affair between the Yankees and the Braves, this time the Yankees won it 4 games to 3.
www.bronxbaseballpark.com /worldseries.html   (947 words)

  
 1974 World Series - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The 1974 World Series matched the two-time defending champion Oakland Athletics against the Los Angeles Dodgers.
The Athletics won the Series in five games to become the first team to win three consecutive Series since the New York Yankees won five in a row between 1949 and 1953.
This was the first of four World Series to match two teams from California.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/1974_World_Series   (254 words)

  
 1958 World Series - New York vs Milwaukee: Video-hills.com
The 1958 World Series takes on special meaning in light of that, plus the fact that the team played their hearts out in '60 and lost to the Pirates.
But beating the Yankees in the World Series is one thing; beating them two times in a row is another, as the defending World Champion Milwaukee Braves found out in 1958.
The MVP for the 1958 Series ended up being Yankee fireballer "Bullet" Bob Turley, who did not last an inning in his first start but who would win two of the final three games and save the other to end up 2-1 with a 2.76 ERA and 13 strikeouts.
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 Post Season
The 1959 World Series was a rematch of the Fall Classic that took place in 1958, and like 1958 by virtue of their regular season record, the Peoria Chiefs appeared to be the favorites to defeat the Hill Valley Lightning Bolts.
Although not as dominant as they were in the 1958 World Series, Hill Valley did manage to defeat Peoria 4 games to 2, compiling three shutouts in the process.
The 1957 World Series was a matchup between two 100+ win teams, the Eastern Division's Peoria Chiefs, and the Western Division's So Cal Knights.
www.aaretrochiefs.com /post_season.htm   (538 words)

  
 The Sporting News: Baseball History of the World Series
The 1919 World Series was, in fact, not honorably played by every participant, as was disclosed late in the 1920 season when confessions were made.
A sharp shift in the betting odds shortly before the start of the World Series -- the highly favored White Sox suddenly became underdogs -- aroused curiosity, as did swirling rumors that something might be amiss in certain players' onfield effort.
Plus, he hit the first Cincinnati batter of the Series, Morrie Rath, with a pitched ball, which supposedly was the signal to bettors that the fix was on.
tsn.sportingnews.com /archives/worldseries/1919.html   (711 words)

  
 World Series | BaseballLibrary.com
The first World Series, in 1903, was a best-of-nine affair arranged by the winners of the NL and the AL and won by the AL's Boston Pilgrims in a 5-3 upset over the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The 1917 Series was memorable for Giants third baseman Heinie Zimmerman's futile chase to home plate of Eddie Collins as the White Sox took the lead in the Series clincher; neither catcher Lew McCarty nor pitcher Rube Benton covered home.
For their first World Series game on the lakefront, 25,734 Indians fans watch their home team score two in the first and two in the 3rd off Leon Cadore (15-14) and Al Mamaux.
www.baseballlibrary.com /baseballlibrary/ballplayers/S/Series_World.stm   (12194 words)

  
 Rare Sports Films - Vintage Baseball Video Sports Auto Racing Events
Even though the 1958 series was the first one filmed in color by the old major league baseball Chicago Film Bureau, until now it has never been offered on video in color.
The 1958 series contains the high-water mark of the Milwaukee Braves success of the 1950's, for not only had they defeated the Yankees in seven games the year before, they lead the Yanks 3 games to one after four games of the '58 classic.
The '58 series was sweet revenge for New York, which had lost to the Braves the year before and it marked the beginning of the decline of the Milwaukee Braves.
www.raresportsfilms.com /1958world.html   (682 words)

  
 OCTOBER, 1958 | BaseballLibrary.com
The Yanks pull even at 3 games, as Hank Bauer hits his 4th HR of the Series and New York wins 4-3 in 10 innings.
This is Casey Stengel's 7th championship, tying him with Joe McCarthy for the most Series won.
P Kazuhisa Inao posts his 4th consecutive win in the Japan Series to bring the Nishitetsu Lions to a dramatic win after losing the first 3 games to the Yomiuri Giants.
www.baseballlibrary.com /baseballlibrary/chronology/1958OCTOBER.stm   (403 words)

  
 World Series - Related Items - MSN Encarta
World Series - Related Items - MSN Encarta
In 1994, for the first time in modern history, baseball failed to hold a World Series.
The reason was a labor dispute that ended the season on August 12, the day on which the players, having failed to reach an agreement with the owners over salary structures and cost containment, staged a walkout....
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 Baseball Direct - Ultimate online source for baseball videos, books & calendars
The official MLB highlight film of the '52 World Series, along with a World Series preview of the NL champion Dodgers, and a short wrap-up of the World Series produced by a national sports news service.
In addition to the official MLB highlight film, this DVD includes a special World Series preview of both teams, a summary of the Series by a TV news service, and an interview with the Dodgers' Johnny Podres after he blanks the Yankees in Game 7.
This was the first trip to the World Series for the Angels, and the first since 1989 for the Giants, both wildcards this year.
www.baseballdirect.com /world2.html   (2731 words)

  
 1958 World Series by Baseball Almanac
Over the course of his career "The Mick" would go on to set the all-time World Series home run record that still stands to this day.
The third outing took the Series in a completely different direction as Don Larsen and Ryne Duren both combined for a 4-0 shutout that left the hitters on both benches high and dry.
Bauer in fact, was the only slugger to generate any offense with a bases-loaded single and a two-run homer that extended his Series hitting streak to seventeen games.
www.baseball-almanac.com /ws/yr1958ws.shtml   (946 words)

  
 1958 World Series MVP
His performance in the 1958 World Series was typical.
But there were still two serious obstacles to his progress—race and Berra, who had just won the second of his three AL MVP Awards behind the plate for New York.
Two years later he was selected—for the first of nine straight years—to the AL All-Star team, and in 1961 he won the J. Taylor Spink Award as the St. Louis Baseball Man of the Year.
www.geocities.com /hometeam5300/58mvp.html   (803 words)

  
 WorldSeries.com History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
Notes: For the second time in Series history, a team came back to win after being down three games to one.
The 1958 World Series was a rematch of the '57 Fall Classic, and the Yankees were looking for revenge.
Two batters later, Moose Skowron took Burdette deep for a three-run homer, and the Series was essentially over.
www.mlb.com /NASApp/mlb/ws/history/ws_recap_year.jsp?content=ws_history_recap1958   (479 words)

  
 The Sporting News: Baseball History of the World Series
But despite the domination of their NL brethren, the Dodgers were, once again, up against a team that had made a habit of dominating them.
Of the Dodgers' seven World Series setbacks, the last five had come at the hands of the Yanks.
Dem Bums would win another pennant, in 1956, but the '55 World Series title would stand not only as Brooklyn's first Series crown, but as the borough's only such achievement.
www.sportingnews.com /archives/worldseries/1955.html   (909 words)

  
 The Sporting News: Baseball History of the World Series
Baker, whose homer in Game 1 was his third and last in Series play, led Philadelphia with a.450 batting average and seven runs batted in.
Mathewson, pitching in what would be his final Series, wound up with a 5-5 lifetime mark in the fall classic -- he was 4-0 at one point-- after splitting two decisions in 1913.
Mathewson's Series slippage having mirrored the Giants' recent postseason problems, McGraw was fiercely determined restore his club to fall-classic glory.
tsn.sportingnews.com /archives/worldseries/1913.html   (448 words)

  
 The Sporting News: Baseball History of the World Series
Game 5 of the '58 Series provided Burdette with the opportunity not only to follow through on his late-winter forecast of another four postseason victories for the Burdette-Spahn duo but also with the chance to clinch a second consecutive Series championship for the powerful Braves.
Masters of making it look easy in Series competition with a record six sweeps, the Yankees proved in 1958 that they could do it the hard way, too.
Bauer, playing in his ninth Series, led all participants in runs scored (six), hits (10), home runs (four) and RBIs (eight) and topped the Yankees with a.323 average.
www.sportingnews.com /archives/worldseries/1958.html   (706 words)

  
 1958 in literature   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
See also: 1957 in literature, other events of 1958, 1959 in literature, list of years in literature.
This web page features a series of links to English translations of ancient texts (originating from Greece, Rome, and Egypt) which may be of use to those undertaking research into parallels between Biblical texts and stories featured in classical literature.
Designed to accompany a course on world mythology run by Michael Webster of Grand Valley State University, Michigan, this detailed online resource offers an insight into the mythology found in archaic Greek poetry, Biblical texts and Norse and Babylonian sources.
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 ► who won the 1958 wolrd series
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 Mustaches All the Way
In fact the last Series the Reds won was in 1919, and taking into account that Black Sox thing and all it has been hinted that Cincinnati cannot win a Series without the help of Arnold Rothstein.
The 1972 Series was scheduled so that the three games in the American League city would begin at twilight, the rationale being that more people could see the midweek games on television.
It was Series Homer No. 3 for Tenace and that run stood up until the Cincinnati eighth, when an infield hit, a bunt and a walk brought Bobby Tolan to the plate against Vida Blue.
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 california baseball history 1958 we didnt start the fire
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 World Series Almanac : 1958   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
he 1906 Series was a major mismatch since it featured two clubs from the same city.
The White Sox were known as “the Hitless Wonders” due to their.230-team batting average but managed to win the Series opener by 2-1.
The Yankees out-hit the Cubs and took home the most coveted World Series title.
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 Yogi Berra | The BASEBALL Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
He holds the career record for World Series games played, at-bats, hits and doubles.
He was one of the most unlikely stars in baseball history — with his paunchy body, long arms, and large nose, he was razzed by opponents who were consistently beaten by his play on the field.
Hit two homers on October 10, 1956, in the World Series against the Dodgers.
www.thebaseballpage.com /past/pp/berrayogi   (637 words)

  
 1958 World Series   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
The Yankees won the Series in 7 games for their 18th title, and their seventh in ten years, with that victory, the Yankees became only the 2nd team in Major League Baseball to came back from a 3-1 deficit to win the World Series.
The World Series softball tournament is an annual event held in New Orleans, Louisiana in June of each year for SAE members and alumni.
Repeated sayings, name of the series in other countries, explanation of program titles, references to the show in the real world, and the bad things that happen in bathrooms in the world of the show.
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 1958 World Series: New York Yankees vs. Milwaukee Braves (VHS)
In '57 the Braves proved supreme, but this time around, Casey Stengel's Yankees were determined to bring the Series trophy back to the American League.
This home video chronicles the pitching of Series MVP Bob Turley and the hitting of Hank Bauer, who batted.323 for the Series with four homers.
The Yankee's amazing comeback made them only the second team in baseball history to battle back from a three game-to-one deficit to win the World Series.
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 Breaking Up the Braves
In fact, a good part of the sixth game went by before the onlookers began to realize that Stengel was not only defying the odds (which insisted that he had only the barest hope of winning the Series), he was changing them.
Warren Spahn, who had been superb in the first game of the Series and invincible in the fourth, was pitching against Stengel's Yanks again, for the third time in six games.
Moose clinches the World Series with a three-run homer.
sportsillustrated.cnn.com /baseball/mlb/features/1997/wsarchive/1958.html   (1382 words)

  
 MLB Baseball - CBS SportsLine.com
NOTES: For the second time in Series history, a team came back to win after being down three games to one...Yogi Berra, playing in his 61st World Series game, collected his 61st hit...Both are World Series records.
The 1958 World Series Championship was a rematch of the '57 Fall Classic, and the Yankees were looking for revenge.
Game 6 matched, for the third time in the World Series Championship, Ford and Spahn.
cbs.sportsline.com /mlb/history/post/1958   (589 words)

  
 1958 World Series Game 7 Complete Game Radio Broadcast on CD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-30)
This is a complete (including commercials) 2 CD radio broadcast of Game 7 of the 1958 World Series, from The Miley Collection.
Game 7 of the 1958 World Series, the last World Series game played in Milwaukee, pitted the Braves against the New York Yankees.
The Braves had won Game 7 the previous year in Yankee Stadium, but this time the New Yorkers got the best of it, as they became the first team since 1925 to win the Series after being down three games to one.
www.vendiamo.com /MileyCollection/Games/1958%20WS%20G7.htm   (258 words)

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