The Los Angeles Dodgers will host their first Old-Timer’s game since 1995 Saturday evening at Dodgers Stadium.
It is all but in the spirit of baseball that Sandy Koufax threw a shutout to open the 1964 season at Dodger Stadium, and on the very day he welcomed baseball back into that very ballpark, from that very mound, in 2013, another dominant Dodgers left-handed pitcher repeated, even enhanced, history.
When word spread that Dodgers legend Sandy Koufax was present at the team’s Spring Training facility, fans were nostalgic. But no one was more recollective than Dodgers pitcher, Josh Beckett.
Hall of Fame pitcher Sandy Koufax is going to work for the Los Angeles Dodgers as a special adviser.
84-year-old Vin Scully threw the first pitch, with the help of his grand-children, at Dodgers stadium for the fourth time of his 63-year career in part of the Dodgers’ 10th homestand of the season.