Don Larsen, 27 year old Yankee right hander, wrote his own line of baseball history today by pitching the first perfect game ever pitched in a World Series to beat the Brooklyn Dodgers, 2-0, in the fifth game of the World Series....More
October 08, 1956 License
Don Larsen, the only pitcher ever to hurl a perfect World Series game, suits up with the Chicago Cubs, and arms up in their bullpen during game with Cincinnati Reds here 7/1. Larsen was purchased from the Cubs' Dallas-Fort Worth farm...More
July 01, 1967 License
Yankee catcher Yogi Berra (left) jumps up and down as he hugs teammate Don Larsen, following Larsen's feat of pitching the first perfect game in World Series History in the fifth series game. The tall right hander pitched his team to a...More
March 29, 2016 License
Yankee heroes congratulate each other in the dressing room after the Bombers routed the Milwaukee Braves 12-3 in the third World Series game. From left are: Milwaukee-born Tony Kubek, who hit two homers, Don Larsen, the winning pitcher...More
October 05, 1957 License
Former pitcher Don Larsen of the New York Yankees is introduced during the New York Yankees 71st Old Timers Day game before the Yankees play against the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium on June 25, 2017 in the Bronx borough of New York...More
June 25, 2017 License
Don Larsen is introduced during the New York Yankees 70th Old Timers Day game before the Yankees play against the Detroit Tigers at Yankee Stadium on June 12, 2016 in the Bronx borough of New York City.
June 12, 2016 License
Don Larsen reads about his perfect game here. He pitched a no-hitter for the New York Yankees against the Dodgers in the 1956 World Series.
October 12, 1956 License
Sequence of photographs of New York Yankees pitcher Don Larsen pitching against the Brooklyn Dodgers during the 5th game of the 1956 World Series. During this game Larsen became the first pitcher to pitch a perfect World Series game.
Don Larsen and Joe Torre (R) participate during the New York Yankees Old Timers Day prior to a game between the Yankees and the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium on June 22, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. The Orioles...More
June 22, 2014 License
Manager Casey Stengel of the New York Yankees shakes hands with Don Larsen circa 1950s.
January 01, 1950 License