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

Description:

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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