On February 18 1960 — 1960 – Walter O’Malley, owner of the Dodgers, completes the purchase of the Chavez Ravine area in Los Angeles by paying $494,000 for property valued at $92,000.

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Baseball Reference February 18
SABR Games Project
National Pastime February 18
Hall of Fame
Replay The Game
Retro Sheet

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