1957 Milwaukee Braves Enjoy Place in History

The members of Milwaukee’s only World Series championship team missed out on the mega-bucks contracts but wouldn’t trade their day in the sun for anything. 1957 Milwaukee Braves memorabilia

No locale ever loved its baseball team more than Milwaukee adored the Braves during the 1950s. A new stadiium, a winning team and an identity in the Major Leagues had fans and businesses willing to do anything for their heroes.

The surviving team members remembered the greatest time of their lives recently as they said goodbye to a teammate.