Los Angeles Dodgers: 1957 Season (Brooklyn
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1) On Tuesday,
April 16, 1957, the Dodgers open the 1957 season at Connie Mack Stadium
against the Philadelphia Phillies. The Dodgers beat the Phillies 7 - 6. Phillies’ pitcher Robin Roberts gets the loss.
Who was the winning
pitcher for the Dodgers?
- Roger Craig
- Don Drysdale
- Clem Labine
- Don Newcombe
2) The Dodgers first home game is on Thursday, April 18,
1957, at Ebbets Field. Sal Maglie had a complete game win?
the Dodgers beat?
- Milwaukee Braves
- New York Giants
- Pittsburgh Pirates
3) Carl Furillo led the 1957 Dodgers
in hitting with a .306 batting average?
4) On July
20, 1957 at Ebbets Field, Duke Snider hit the 300th home run of his
career. Who did he hit the home run off?
- Jim Brosnan
- Dick Drott
- Dave Hillman
- Don Kaiser
5) Duke Snider led the Dodgers in home
runs. How many home runs did Snider hit during the 1957 season?
6) Who did NOT make the 1957 Major League Baseball
All-Star Game for the Dodgers?
- Gino Cimoli
- Gil Hodges
- Pee Wee Reese
7) Who was traded by the Dodgers to the
Chicago Cubs for Vito Valentinetti and Jackie Collum on May 23, 1957
- Don Elston
- Johnny Podres
- Ed Roebuck
- Rene Valdez
was the Dodgers pitcher with 17 wins in the 1957 season?
- Don Drysdale
- Carl Erskine
- Ken Lehman
- Bill Harris
9) On May 26, 1957, Joe
Torre was purchased by the Dodgers from the New York Yankees.
10) The Dodgers played their last game at Ebbets Field on
Tuesday, September 24, 1957. Who had the last hit, bottom of the
seventh, at Ebbets Field for the Dodgers?
- Joe Pignatano
- Danny McDevitt
- Jim Gilliam