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BROADCASTING HIGHLIGHTS INCLUDE:

  • Three perfect games (Don Larsen in 1956, Sandy Koufax in 1965 and Dennis Martinez in 1991) and 18 no-hitters.
  • Johnny Podres’ shutout of the Yankees in Game 7 of the 1955 World Series, which gave the Dodgers their first World Championship.
  • The Dodgers’ first game in Los Angeles at the Coliseum on April 18, 1958.
  • The Dodgers-Yankees exhibition game on May 7, 1959 that honored Roy Campanella before a then Major League record 93,103 fans at the Los Angeles Coliseum.
  • The Dodgers’ playoff win over the Milwaukee Braves and World Series victory over the Chicago White Sox in 1959, which gave them their second World Championship; and other World Championship seasons in Los Angeles in 1963, 1965, 1981 and 1988.
  • Don Drysdale’s 58.2 scoreless innings streak in 1968 and Orel Hershiser’s 59.0 scoreless innings streak in 1988.
  • Hank Aaron’s 715th career home run that broke Babe Ruth’s Major League record at Atlanta’s Fulton County Stadium on April 8, 1974.
  • Barry Bonds’ record-breaking 71st, 72nd and 73rd home runs.
  • The rookie seasons of international superstars Fernando Valenzuela in 1981 and Hideo Nomo in 1995.
  • The four consecutive homers hit by Los Angeles on Sept. 18, 2006, the only time in franchise history that has happened.