is a 1955 Brooklyn Dodgers 10 in row coaster- this piece honors the 1955 Dodgers start to the season when they won their first 10 games. It is made of pewter with a glass center.
For the third time in four years, the
Brooklyn Dodgers, and the New York Yankees faced off in the World
Series. Of the Dodgers seven World Series setbacks, the last five had come at the hands of the
Yankees. However, this year, the "Bums from Brooklyn" won
Ten in a Row to start the season, and then Da' Bums went on to beat the Yankees in the World Series. Although breaking the hearts of Brooklynites by moving the team to Los Angeles two years later.
Dodger enthusiasts still pine for their team, and have made
Brooklyn Dodgers memorabilia some of the most sought after in the hobby.