1941 New York Yankees vs. Final scores - Yankees 3 - Dodgers 2 (Game 1). Dodgers 3 - Yankees 2 (Game 2). The colors have faded on the front cover, and there are tiny bends on the bottom right corner of the cover.
There's a small hole around the bottom staple on the covers. All of the interior pages are bound tightly and are clean and intact.
The program is oversized, measuring 8 3/4" x 11 1/4". 1941 New York Yankees World Series program - This is a classic World Series program from 1941 when the Yankees defeated the Dodgers in five games. It marked the first trip to the series for Brooklyn since 1920.This program is the Yankees' edition for the first two games at the Stadium. The Yanks took the opening game behind a great pitching effort by Red Ruffing and a Joe Gordon homer. Brooklyn's Whit Wyatt turned the tables in game two, outdueling Spud Chandler 3-2 for the Dodgers' lone win of the Series. The program includes photos and bios of all of the players on both teams, feature articles on the two managers, New York's Joe McCarthy and Leo Durocher of the Dodgers, and a great tribute to the "Iron Horse, " Lou Gehrig, who had passed away in June. The scheduled starters for the Dodgers - Dixie Walker, Billy Herman, Pete Reiser, Dolph Camilli, Joe Medwick, Cookie Lavagetto, Pee Wee Reese and Mickey Owen. The Yankees scheduled lineup - Johnny Sturm, Phil Rizzuto, Tommy Henrich, Joe DiMaggio, Bill Dickey, George Selkirk, Gordon and Jerry Priddy. The item "1941 World Series Program Yankees-Dodgers Yankee Stadium Edition NICE" is in sale since Friday, January 31, 2014. This item is in the category "Sports Mem, Cards & Fan Shop\Vintage Sports Memorabilia\Publications\Programs\Baseball - MLB". The seller is "luvtoken" and is located in Wellesley, Massachusetts. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.