The Los Angeles Dodgers is an American amateur baseball team originally based in Los Angeles, California. The Los Angeles Dodgers competes in Major League Baseball (MLB) as a member franchise of the National League (NL) West division. The team is part of the roster of teams that played in the World Series once. Since their inception, there have been many players who have come to play with the team such as pitchers Tom House, Bob Gibson, Curt Flood and others. With so many great players, this has turned into one of the most popular baseball teams in the world.
History The team is made up of two different groups of players. The first group consists of the native people of the west coast including the Latino community as well as other individuals. These people have made the Los Angeles Dodgers to what they are today. The second group consists of players from Mexico, Brazil, Cuba and a few from other countries. They call themselves Los Angeles Dodgers players because they love to wear the Los Angeles Dodgers uniform.
Stadium The stadium where the team plays is called Dodger Stadium. It was built to be the home of the Los Angeles Dodgers. The stadium is a modern day one with an artificial turf.
History The city of Los Angeles was formed out of war in 1821. This was after a war between the US and Mexican soldiers. The Americans were outnumbered greatly and it was a battle that was not very much decided on. As a result, many men got killed on both sides. This was bad for the image of the city and made the team dislike California which was their home before.
Building The Los Angeles Dodgers was a big feat in itself. The new baseball team was supposed to be based in Los Angeles. However, their home grounds was in San Diego. In order to get the team into the National League, the owners had to move their baseball team. So they moved their whole baseball operation south to Los Angeles.
Second Basemen With some players, the team didn’t stick with just one position. They had numerous different positions. Two catchers, three second basemen, several outfielders, etc. There were also pitchers and relievers on this team. Each player had a special role.
hitters There were many great hitters on this team too. The two catchers, Lou Gehrig and Joe DiMaggio became very popular because of their passion for the game and their ability to catch. Two right fielders, Eddie Collins and Tom Seaver, became popular because they hit some really hard balls. Twoeen-year old reliever Ken Plesch became even more popular because he pitched for the Texas Rangers.
Many other famous players from this team formed the nucleus of the Hall-Of-Fame that later formed the Los Angeles Dodgers. These include: Frank White, Joe DiMaggio, Tom Seaver, Roger Clemens, and many others. There is a Hall-Of-Fame that features players who have been inducted into the Baseball Hall-Of Fame and they are: Mickey Mantle, Joe DiMaggio, Roger Clemens, and many others.
Playing on this field was a way for many people to have their presence felt in California. It was the venue where baseball began its long journey into America’s consciousness. As it did so many Americans came to see these great baseball teams play. It was a place that was filled with energy and excitement.
The Stadium is still being repaired after a heavy rain storm last season. Many things need to be fixed such as the drainage system, the stadium seating, etc. Hopefully things will be up and running by next season. Next season will bring even more exciting baseball to Los Angeles. Some of the other professional teams that play here include the Los Angeles Angels, Southern California Angels, and the Houston Rockets. There are over 200 professional baseball games that are played in Southern California.
Another fun fact about this baseball team and the city of Los Angeles is that it has the most NBA players of any other team in the majors. Every year there are many different basketball players who choose to come out and play in the United States. Because of the weather and the Los Angeles atmosphere many of them choose to live in Southern California. This is why the Dodgers are the team to beat when the teams play at home.
Many times when the Los Angeles Dodgers plays on a tough field or near a tough field it can be hard to hear the pitch. The solution to this is that all of the surrounding areas surround the field are so close together that you can actually hear the ball hit the field. There are several television providers in the Los Angeles area that offer premium surround sound. You can even purchase headphones for this purpose so that you do not have to crowd around the television. The atmosphere of this place is very pleasant and this has been known to influence many decisions that are made by teams and players. When you are living in a place you love it can sometimes influence your actions.