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Hornell Dodgers (minor league)

The Hornell Dodgers (previously the Hornell Maples and Hornell Maple Leafs) was a minor league baseball team that played in the Pennsylvania–Ontario–New York League between 1942 and 1957.

Hornell Dodgers
Hornell, New York
PreviousClass D
Minor league affiliations
LeaguePennsylvania–Ontario–New York League
Major league affiliations
Minor league titles
League titles 1 (1951)
Team data
Previous names
  • Hornell Redlegs (1957)
  • Hornell Dodgers (1950–1956)
  • Hornell Maple Leafs (1948–1949)
  • Hornell Maples (1942–1947)

After the team disbanded in 1956, the Bradford Beagles moved to town and spent half the 1957 season as the Hornell Redlegs.

In 1994, a new iteration of the Dodgers was formed, this time as a collegiate summer baseball team in the New York Collegiate Baseball League.

Notable AlumniEdit

  • Tommy Davis (1956) 3 x MLB All-Star; 2 x NL Batting Title (1962-1963)
  • Maury Wills (1951-1952) 7 x MLB All-Star; 1962 NL Most Valuable Player
  • Don Zimmer (1950) 2 x MLB All-Star; 1989 NL Manager of the Year

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