No, Walter Alston was manager of the Dodgers when they moved to Los Angeles. Dressen was the manager of the Brooklyn Dodgers between 1951-1953.
When Jackie Robinson played with the Dodgers, they were the Brooklyn Dodgers. The Dodgers moved to LA in 1958. Robinson played with the Dodgers from 1947-1956, and the Dodgers was the only team he played for in the MLB.
They both moved after the 1957 season. Brooklyn Dodgers owner Walter O'Malley persuaded New York Giants Horace Stoneham to transplant their National League rivalry to the West Coast. The Dodgers moved to Los Angeles and the Giants settled in San Francisco.
1957 was the final year of the Brooklyn Dodgers. Dodgers owner Walter O'Malley moved the club to Los Angeles during the winter of 1957, the team became the Los Angeles Dodgers starting with the 1958 season.
They moved to L.A. in 1958 and started playing at Dodger Stadium in 1962.
Both the Dodgers and Giants moved to California in 1958.
The Brooklyn Dodgers moved to Los Angeles in 1958 and played at the Memorial Coliseum.
the name of the dodgers stadium before they moved to la was ebbets stadium their last game there was September 24 1957.
No the dodgers are from la
Well, actually the dodgers were originally from Brooklyn, New York and were called the trolley dodgers because back then in Brooklyn when u walked in the streets you had to DODGE the trolley cars. then they were called the grooms because some of there players were getting married that year. then they were finally called the Brooklyn dodgers until they moved to LA in 1955 (my town GO DODGERS!!!) and have been since then called the LOS ANGELES DODGERS!!! [Actually, the Dodgers moved from Brooklyn to LA before the beginning of the 1958 season]
Walter Alston managed the Brooklyn Dodgers between 1954-1957. He then managed the Los Angeles Dodgers between 1958-1976.