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ESPN.com Updated Oct 8, 2012
Fifty-six years to the day Monday, Don Larsen walked into Yankee Stadium for Game 5 of the World Series against the Brooklyn Dodgers, having no idea he was about to create one of the most memorable moments in baseball history.Share Tweet
Catcher Ellis undergoes clean-up procedure on kneeMLB.com Oct 8, 2012The Dodgers announced that catcher A.J. Ellis underwent arthroscopic surgery on his left knee on Friday and is expected to be fully competitive at the start of Spring Training.Share Tweet
It was All-Star closer Jim Johnson who betrayed Buck Showalter and Baltimore Orioles in Game 1 of ALDS vs. Yankees, not startingnydailynews.com Oct 8, 2012Buck Showalter was not even born when Charlie Dressen - a 5-foot-6 pepperpot whose diminutive presence was belied by an out-sized ego - was managing the Dodgers in Brooklyn. But whether he knows it or not, the low-key Showalter’s underlying formula forShare Tweet
The Best B.S.: Matt Kemp Says He Would Beat Magic Johnson at H.O.R.S.E.grantland.com Oct 8, 2012Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp details his love of basketball and challenges Bill Simmons and Magic Johnson to a game of H.O.R.S.E.Share Tweet