Showing 1 - 10 of 87 Stories for Walter Alston
The name of the man is Alston
Koufax, yes; Wills, yes; but it was Walter who won the pennant
NO PENNANT FOR PLATOONS OF DODGERS
A season of struggling to win with percentage baseball is doomed when the best plans of Walter Alston go awry.
'HOW TO DO IT AGAIN'
Each afternoon after practice in Dodgertown, the converted Air Force base in Vero Beach, Fla. where the Brooklyn Dodgers train, Manager Walter Alston and his ...
LEO: UNDER THE SUNSET GUN
"This is no time to make comments," he said. Walter Alston, heading for his home in Darrtown, Ohio to spend the winter at his favorite hobbies of making furniture ...
TWILIGHT OF THE BUMS
But talk to Walter Alston about this. He's the fourth man to manage this extraordinary collection of players and the most successful, when you consider the ...
NOTHING STOPPED THE DODGERS
Before the first game a caucus of them surrounded Walter Alston, the Dodger manager. "Do you think you're going to blow the pennant again?" asked one.
THREE CLUBS, AND ONLY A FEW DAYS TO GO
Walter Alston went to a movie and then listened to Vin Scully's recreated broadcast of the Cincinnati-Milwaukee game which, he said with a smile, he didn' t mind ...
Dodgers in mufti
Two undercover agents are helping Dem Bums fight for their second straight pennant
THE CURTAIN RISES
And the quiet man in the background was the manager of the Dodgers, Walter Alston. Alston, who partakes of none of the heroic style of Casey Stengel, slipped ...