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March 25, 1953

March 25, 1953 Sid Gordon, a popular man among his fellow ballplayers and fans, had the best seasons of his solid big-league career with the New York Giants, but came to love Boston as a Braves outfielder. He didn’t try to hide his disappointment when owner Lou Perini moved the Braves to Milwaukee, ending his three seasons on Commonwealth Ave. While he expected good things in Milwaukee, “I’m not overly pleased with leaving Boston,” he said in a Boston Globe interview. “After all, I enjoyed three of my best years in Boston. And I’ve made good money ...

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