Teddy Ballgame in 1956
Look at that concentration and determination. Did anyone ever make swinging a bat look so graceful? Notice in the background, Ted’s Red Sox teammates watching that swing. There was only one Ted Williams.
or Jackie Robinson Makes Stealing Home Look Easy
One of the most famous film highlights of a baseball game is from September 28, Game 1 of the 1955 World Series where the Brooklyn Dodgers star Jackie Robinson stole home against the New York Yankees. The photograph above captures the bang-bang action. The play was incredibly close and you could look at the film 100 times and still not be sure of the outcome. Robinson was called safe by umpire Bill Summers. To this day, Yankees catcher Yogi Berra vehemently Continue reading