Former Blue Jay Chuck Essegian Homers Twice for the Dodgers in the ’59 World Series

Chuck Essegian had a banner season for the Schenectady Blue Jays in 1957, when he hit 20 homeruns, knocked in 87 runs, and batted .355.   Playing for the Dodgers,  the power hitter belted two pinch-hit homeruns in the 1959 World Series.  Essegian is the only man to play in a Rose Bowl game and also blast an HR in a World Series game.

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