Jan. 23, 1958

Jan. 23, 1958 The annual awards dinner held by the Boston chapter of the Baseball Writers Association of America brought some interesting news, as it often does. In what should stand as a remarkable tolerance among New England fans, Braves owner Lou Perini received a standing ovation upon his introduction. This was the same Lou Perini who, five years earlier, moved the Braves from Boston to Milwaukee. He briefly spurred a touch of hope of the National League’s rebirth In Boston while predicting its expansion to 10 teams, but quickly reeled that back in. “The point I ...

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