may 5, 1955

May 5, 1955

In his first major league start, Dodger rookie starter Tommy Lasorda ties a record, throwing three wild pitches in the first inning of the team’s 4-3 victory over St. Louis at Ebbets Field. The future Dodgers’ Hall of Fame manager, in his one inning of work, will be spiked by Wally Moon, covering a play at home plate after throwing one of his errant pitches