Giants Move West

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Date of Event: August 19, 1957

During the summer of 1957, the Brooklyn Dodgers were being openly courted by the city of Los Angeles, but on August 19, the Giants beat the Dodgers to the punch in moving west. Their move to San Francisco was the fourth franchise shift in the 1950s after the Braves, Browns, and Athletics.


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Larry Dierker was born September 22, 1946, in Hollywood California. Larry is a former Major League Baseball pitcher, manager, broadcaster, and he is also an accomplished American novelist, blogger, essayist, playwright, motivational speaker, and digital entrepreneur.