Jackie Robinson played in six World Series with the Brooklyn Dodgers. The Dodgers won the Series in 1955 and lost the other five. 1947, 1949, 1952, 1953, 1955, 1956
The Yankees didn't play the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1948. The Yankees defeated the Dodgers in the 1947 and 1949 World Series.
The Dodgers beat the New York Yankees in the 1981 World Series.
The 1988 World Series was played between the Oakland Athletics and the Los Angeles Dodgers. The Dodgers won even though they were the underdogs.
The Brooklyn Dodgers beat the New York Yankees 4 games to 3 in the 1955 World Series.
The three outstanding players of the 1947 World Series in New York City were Cookie Lavagetto and Al Gionfriddo of the Dodgers and pitcher Bill Bevens of the Yankees.
Jackie Robinson of the Brooklyn Dodgers in Game 1 of the 1947 World Series against the New York Yankees.
Yes, they would play in the 2008 World Series against either Boston or Tampa Bay, whichever team wins that series.
The National League team that played in Brooklyn as the Dodgers, Robins, Superbas, Bridegrooms, Grooms, and Trolley Dodgers won 12 pennants: 1890, 1899, 1900, 1916, 1920, 1941, 1947, 1949, 1952, 1953, 1955, 1956 In World Series play Brooklyn was 1-8, their only victory coming in 1955. There was no World Series prior to 1903.
The Yankees defeated the Brooklyn Dodgers four games to two in the 1953 World Series. It was the Bronx Bombers' fifth consecutive world championship and second straight Series victory over the Dodgers.
The Brooklyn/Los Angeles Dodgers who the Yankees have played 11 times in the World Series ... winning 8 (1941, 1947, 1949, 1952, 1953, 1956, 1977, 1978) and losing 3 (1955, 1963, 1981).
Through the 2008 season, the Dodgers have made the playoffs 25 times since the World Series was started in 1903. Since divisional play began in 1969, the Dodgers made the playoffs in: 2008, 2006, 2004, 1996, 1995, 1988, 1985, 1983, 1981, 1978, 1977, 1974 Between 1903-1968, the Dodgers won the NL pennant and played in the World Series in: 1966, 1965, 1963, 1959, 1956, 1955, 1953, 1952, 1949, 1947, 1941, 1920, 1916
I suppose you are referring to Jackie Robinson. He played for the Dodgers from 1947 to 1956.
Jackie Robinson played 10 full seasons for the Brooklyn Dodgers, from 1947 to 1956. He won a batting title (1949), and was named the National League's Rookie of the Year (1947) and Most Valuable Player (1949). He appeared in six World Series, all of them against the New York Yankees (1947, 1949, 1952, 1953, 1955 and 1956). The Dodgers won their only world championship in Brooklyn in 1955. After his retirement, Robinson was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame in 1962, his first year of eligibility.
The New York Yankees (4) beat the Brooklyn Dodgers (2) in the 1953 World Series in six games.
The Yankees played - and beat - the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 1977 & 1978 World Series.
Robinson played his entire Major League career for the Brooklyn Dodgers. During his career, the Dodgers played in six World Series, winning one, in 1955 over the New York Yankees.
That would be 1955 -- the first and only time the Brooklyn Dodgers won the Series.
The first player to appear in two World Series for the same team based in different cities was Jim Gilliam, 3rd baseman of the Dodgers who played in the 1955 World Series for the Brooklyn Dodgers and was the leadoff batter in Game 1 of the 1959 World Series for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Other players that played in both the 1955 and 1959 World Series for the Dodgers were Roger Craig, Carl Furillo, Gil Hodges, Clem Labine, John Podres, Duke Snider, and Don Zimmer.
The Yankees beat the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 1978 World Series for the second consecutive year, 4 games to 2.
One, the 1965 Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers that the Dodgers won in seven games. He batted .286 with 1 HR, 2RBIs, 6 BBs, and 4 Ks.
The Yankees lost the 1981 World Series to the Los Angeles Dodgers, 4 games to 2.
The Dodgers. :)
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.
The Yankees did not play in the 1920 World Series ... the Cleveland Indians defeated the Brooklyn Robins (now Los Angeles Dodgers) 5 games to 2. The Yankees played in their first World Series in 1921 and won their first World Series in 1923.