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Eric Nusbaum – Stealing Home, Chavez Ravine and the Los Angeles Dodgers

Break It Down Show

Eric Nusbaum – Stealing Home, Chavez Ravine and the Los Angeles Dodgers - In 1955 The Dodgers FINALLY beat the Yankees to win a World Series. 2 seasons later, a New York icon left for Los Angeles. Dodger Stadium is the 3rd oldest ballpark and remains the gold standard around the league. However, before the Dodgers ever considered Los Angeles, a community thrived in the hills around Chavez Ravine. At some point, the LA County, the Dodgers and the remaining families in the ravine had to make some tough decisions- Eric Nusbaum's book Stealing Home tells the story.  Get Eric's book Stealing Home: Los Angeles, the Dodgers, and the Lives Caught in Between HaikuEric's, Stealing homeLos Angeles’ great leapLives caught in between ​Similar episodes:    Get your raffle tickets for the Save the Brave rifle at   ​ Join us in supporting Save the Brave as we battle PTSD.   ​ ​ Executive Producer/Host: Pete A Turner  Producer: Damjan Gjorgjiev  ​ ​ ​​ ​​ ​The Break It Down Show is your favorite best, new podcast, featuring 5 episodes a week with great interviews highlighting world-class guests from a wide array of shows


3 Oct 2020

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A home run derby at Chavez Ravine

Locked On Rockies - Daily Podcast On The Colorado Rockies

In today's episode we talk about how the Rockies give free home runs to the dodgers for fun. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit podcastchoices.com/adchoices


24 Aug 2020

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Episode 28: UFO Sightings, and Chavez Ravine


Jessica covers Noteworthy UFO Sightings, and Pauline recounts the destruction of the Chavez Ravine neighborhood by the City of Los Angeles. Best Anythings 01:03 The Deuce 02:33 Unbelievable 05:57 Recording in a tiny home Topics 08:52 UFO sightings 27:00 Chavez Ravine


20 Sep 2019

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2020 All-Stars (s5e18) - Panic at Chavez Ravine

2020 All-Stars

Are we panicked about the Dodgers slide? We talk about a bunch of things that have very little to do with the fantasy baseball season. We jump all over the place in this episode. Probably best to just download it and then rate and review us. If you want one name for next year, Ronald Acuna. He could be the next big thing. As always, check us out on Twitter @2020AllStars, Instagram 2020AllStars, and iTunes. Season 5 Episode 18 (40:01)

4 Sep 2017

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Uproot, Root, Root For the Home Team (Chavez Ravine and Pre-Dodger Baseball in LA)

L.A. Meekly: A Los Angeles History Podcast

Buy me some peanuts and cracker jacks and we'll tell you the story of Los Angeles' baseball history before the boys in blue showed up including the upheaval in Chavez Ravine to make room for said boys in blue.

1hr 37mins

1 Sep 2015

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Chavez Ravine Never Forget!

NoNamers podcast

This week the Nonamers  mark off the bucket list going attending a sporting event by going to a Dodger Game we also had Mexican tacos by the pound. It was an eventful week thank you guys for listneing for two years strong. If you have not please remember to subscribe and rate us on itunes.


17 May 2015

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Earthquake warning system; Hiccup girl did an interview; Dodgers fans at Chavez Ravine are unruly

The Armstrong and Getty Show (Bingo)

Earthquake warning system may be gutted in budget fight; Hiccup girl did an interview from jail; Tape from Aflac tryouts; Dodgers fans at Chavez Ravine are unruly; Man gets super glued to toilet at the Walmart.

6 Apr 2011