FC: Baseball In The 1950's
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2: Mickey Mantle Gets Triple Crown With the end of the of the 1956 baseball season, it has been decided "The Mick" | has won the Triple Crown. Mickey Mantle has the most homeruns (52) most RBI's (130) and the highest overall batting average (.353). Mantle became the 5th player in modern day baseball to do this (Ted Williams did it twice '42, and'47)
4: October 8, 1956 In game 5 of the 1956 World Series Don Larsen Threw a Perfect game against the Brooklyn Dodgers. Larsen became the first pitcher to throw one in the postseason.
6: World Series Winners in the 50's 1950-New York Yankees 1951-New York Yankees 1952-New York Yankees 1953-New York Yankees 1954-New York Giants 1955-Brooklyn Dodgers 1956-New York Yankees 1957-Milwaukee Braves 1958-New York Yankees 1959-Los Angeles Dodgers