1959 World Series - 1959 was released on: USA: 1 October 1959
Larry Sherry of the Los Angeles Dodgers won the World Series MVP award in 1959.
The Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago White Sox in the 1959 World Series.
The Los Angeles Dodgers beat the Chicago White Sox, 4 games to 2, in the 1959 World Series.
On October 4, 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers set World Series attendance record at 92,394.
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 Dodgers have won six World Series: 1988, 1981, 1965, 1963, 1959, and 1955
World of Sport - Australian TV series - was created on 1959-05-16.
Charley Neal grounded out to shortstop Luis Aparicio for the final out in the White Sox' 1-0 victory in Game 5 of the 1959 World Series.
Duke Snider of the Dodgers with 11. He hit 4 in the 1952 World Series, 1 in 1953, 4 in 1955, 1 in 1956, and 1 in 1959.
The Los Angeles Dodgers defeated the Chicago White Sox 4 games to 2. Click on the '1959 World Series' link on this page to see a game by game breakdown.
The Chicago White Sox never lost a World Series to the Brooklyn Dodgers. They did lose the 1959 World Series to the Los Angeles Dodgers.