RIP Johnny Podres

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Johnny Podres, the last Brooklyn Dodger to win a World Series game, passed away at 75.

Podres, was key to the Dodgers’ only World Series win in 1955 pitching two complete game wins.  For his career, he was 148-116 over 15 seasons, thirteen with the Dodgers.

Tommy Byrne, who lost Game 7 against Podres in 1955, died less than a month ago on December 20.

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