Wait is over - Dodgers finally beat Yanks in Series
Oct. 4, 1955
Finally, it's next year for the Brooklyn Dodgers. Losers of their previous seven World Series, the Bums are celebrating in the penthouse after winning their first world championship.
Losers of five Series to the Yankees since 1941, the Dodgers win today's seventh game, 2-0, behind the eight-hit pitching of left-hander Johnny Podres and a spectacular catch by left-fielder Sandy Amoros.
The 23-year-old Podres, who was 9-10 during the season, ...
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