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Born On October 15th

Evar Swanson

Evar was born October 15th, 1902 in DeKalb, IL. He died July 17th, 1973 in Galesburg, IL. His career spanned 5 seasons (1929 - 1934), playing for: Cincinnati Reds, Chicago White Sox.
Others born on October 15th: Gail Harris, John Barfield, Glenn Gulliver, Mule Haas, Sam Gray [more...]


Featured Champions: 1959 Los Angeles Dodgers

Won the 1959 World Series over the Chicago White Sox, 4-2.
Team Leaders:
Wins: Don Drysdale (17-13)
Hits: Charlie Neal (177)
Home Runs: Gil Hodges (25)
Stolen Bases: Jim Gilliam (23)