Sports Junkie

Story of the Week

When you think of Ebbets Field in Brooklyn, what do you think of? You think of baseball, and the Dodgers, and Jackie Robinson and the rest of the "Boys of Summer."
But not today. Today’s story about Ebbets Field has to do with what I call "The First Armchair Quarterbacks."
When Allen Walz and his cohorts piled into a car and drove to Ebbets Field on Oct. 22, 1939, they had no way of knowing what was behind the incredible door they were about to help ope...

Oops! An active online subscription is required to access this content.

Please login below or Subscribe today!