On October 7, 1936 — 1936 – The Brooklyn Dodgers fire future Hall of Fame manager Casey Stengel. Thirteen years later, Stengel will be hired by the New York Yankees and will lead the team to five straight World Championships. Stengel will eventually conclude his career with the cross-town New York Mets

 


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Baseball Reference October 7
National Pastime October 7
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