On June 8 1955 — 1955 – The Los Angeles Dodgers option left-handed pitcher Tommy Lasorda to the Montreal Royals to make room on their roster for “bonus baby” Sandy Koufax, who had been on the disabled list.

 


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Sources:

Baseball Reference June 7

SABR Games Project

National Pastime June 8

Hall of Fame

Replay The Game

Retro Sheet