Thursday, June 9, 2011

Maury Wills proudly represents the Dodger blue at the 2011 MLB draft

Maury Wills
Sixty years after signing with the Dodgers, Maury Wills continues to bleed Dodger blue. Wills appeared in New York City at a pre-draft luncheon earlier this week as the official representative of the Los Angeles Dodgers at the 2011 Major League Baseball First Year Player Draft. “El Fantasma” (The Ghost) as he was nicknamed in Venezuela for his base-stealing ability, spent a few minutes discussing his 1951 entry into the famed then-Brooklyn organization.

Click here to read about Wills memories of signing with the Dodgers in the wake of the 2011 MLB draft.


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