1963 World Series, New York Yankees vs. Los Angeles Dodgers


The 1963 World Series featured the New York Yankees against the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Yankees, winners of the previous two World Series, had a 104-57 regular season record. Meanwhile, the Dodgers went 99-63-1 en route to the National League pennant.

In the Series, the Dodgers dominated, sweeping the Yankees in four straight games, giving up a total of only four runs for the entire series.

The Series' Most Valuable player was Los Angeles pitcher Sandy Koufax, who won two complete games.

Date Made: 1963

Referenced: New York YankeesLos Angeles DodgersAssociated Name: Koufax, Sandy

Location: Currently not on view

Associated Place: United States: California, Los AngelesUnited States: New York, New York City

Web Subject: SportsName Of Sport: BaseballLevel Of Sport: Professional


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Credit Line: Gift of Lou Newman

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1999.0265.096Accession Number: 1999.0265Catalog Number: 1999.0265.096

Object Name: pennanypennantpennant, baseball

Physical Description: felt (overall material)Measurements: overall: 29 3/4 in x 12 in; 75.565 cm x 30.48 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ad-7ae0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1421534

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