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The Rec Room: 24 Dodgers and Angels must-watch games and memorable moments

Dodgers pitcher Sandy Koufax celebrates after pitching a perfect game against the Chicago Cubs.
Dodgers pitcher Sandy Koufax celebrates after pitching a perfect game against the Chicago Cubs at Dodger Stadium on Sept. 9, 1965. He was the first major league pitcher to throw four no-hitters.
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With no opening-day League Baseball games to tune into Thursday, finding some baseball online is an option, a great option. YouTube is a treasure trove of classic games, highlights and memorable moments. Here are the best involving the Dodgers and Angels, as selected by the editors of the Times:

DODGERS FULL GAMES

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Oct. 14, 1965: Dodgers vs. Twins, World Series Game 7
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Dodgers vs. Twins in in Game 7 of 1965 World Series.

Pitching his third game in eight days, Sandy Koufax tosses a shutout to give the Dodgers their second World Series title in three years.

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Oct. 28, 1981: Dodgers vs. Yankees, World Series Game 6
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Game 6 of the 1981 World Series between the Dodgers and Yankees.

Pedro Guerrero drives in five runs and Steve Howe pitches 3 2/3 innings of relief as the Dodgers pound the Yankees 9-2 to win the World Series, their first in 16 years.

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Oct. 9, 1988: Dodgers vs. Mets, NLCS Game 4
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Game 4 of 1988 NLCS between Dodgers and Mets.

Mike Scioscia hits a two-run, ninth-inning home run off Doc Gooden to even the game. The Dodgers win in 12 to even the series.

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Oct. 15, 1988: Dodgers vs. Athletics, World Series Game 1
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Game 1 of 1988 World Series between Athletics and Dodgers.

The Dodgers win on Kirk Gibson’s pinch-hit walkoff home run against Dennis Eckersley, with Gibson making his iconic arm-pump as he rounds the bases.

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Sept. 17, 1996: Dodgers vs. Rockies
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Dodgers starter Hideo Nomo’s no-hitter in 1996.

Dodgers’ Japanese import Hideo Nomo uses his start-stop-start delivery to no-hit the Rockies at hitter-friendly Coors Field.

MOMENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS

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1955 World Series highlights
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Highlights from the 1955 World Series between the Brooklyn Dodgers and Yankees.

The “Boys of Summer” finally defeat the Yankees to win their only World Series as the Brooklyn Dodgers.

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1963 World Series highlights
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Highlights of the 1963 World Series between the Dodgers and Yankees.

The Dodgers sweep the Yankees, who score only four runs off dominant Sandy Koufax, Don Drysdale and Johnny Podres.

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Sept. 9, 1965: Perfect game
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Sandy Koufax’s perfect game against the Cubs.

Vin Scully calls the final inning of Sandy Koufax’s perfect game.

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Sept. 11, 1983: Reynolds’ big play
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Dodgers’ comeback vs. Braves.

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R.J. Reynolds lays down a walk-off squeeze to cap a dramatic rally against the Braves.

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April 8, 1974: Hank Aaron hits No. 715
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Hank Aaron’s historic 715th home run.

Vin Scully calls Hank Aaron’s 715th home run off the Dodgers’ Al Downing in Atlanta.

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Oct. 14, 1978: Tom Lasorda argues with umpire
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Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda argues with umpire in World Series.

Dodgers manager Tommy Lasorda argues that the Yankees’ Reggie Jackson interfered with Bill Russell’s throw in the World Series.

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Sept. 28, 1988: Orel Hershiser makes history
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Orel Hershiser breaks Don Drysdale’s innings mark.

Orel Hershiser breaks Don Drysdale’s consecutive scoreless innings record at 59.

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June 29, 1990: Fernando Valenzuela’s no-hitter
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Fernando Valenzuela finishes his no-hitter.

Fernando Valenzuela completes a no-hitter against the Cardinals.

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Sept. 21, 1997: Mike Piazza’s big home run
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Mike Piazza home run leaves Dodger Stadium.

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Mike Piazza hits the ball out of Dodger Stadium.

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Sept. 18, 2006: Dodgers blast their way to win
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Dodgers go on home-run streak in comeback win over Padres.

Dodgers hit four home runs in a row to tie score in the ninth and win with a homer in the 10th against the Padres.

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June 18, 2014: Clayton Kershaw no-hitter
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Vin Scully calls every out of Clayton Kershaw’s no-hitter.

Every out of Clayton Kershaw’s no-hitter against the Rockies called by Vin Scully.

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April 29, 2017: Clutch home runs
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Dodgers hit three home runs against Phillies.

Dodgers hit three consecutive home runs and defeat the Phillies in bottom of the ninth.

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June 21-23, 2019: Rookies shine
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Dodgers rookies hit three consecutive walkoff home runs.

Three consecutive walkoff home runs by Dodgers rookies Matt Beaty, Alex Verdugo and Will Smith.

ANGELS MOMENTS AND HIGHLIGHTS

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July 15, 1973: Nolan Ryan throws no hitter
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Nolan Ryan throws no-hitter for Angels.

Nolan Ryan pitches the second of his seven no-hitters, striking out 17. The Tigers’ Norm Cash comes to the plate holding a table leg instead of a bat.

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Oct. 13, 2002: Adam Kennedy’s big game
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Angels’ Adam Kennedy hits three home runs in playoff game.

Adam Kennedy hits three home runs to send the Angels to the World Series.

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Oct. 27, 2002: Angels World Series comeback
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Angels stage comeback in Game 6 of 2002 World Series.

The Angels (with help from the Rally Monkey) come back from a 5-0 deficit in the seventh inning to win Game 6 of the World Series.

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Oct. 28, 2002: Angels win 2002 World Series
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Angels win the 2002 World Series.

Angels closer Troy Percival gets the final out of the World Series against the Giants on a flyball to center field.

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May 2, 2012: Jered Weaver’s no-hitter
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Every out from Jered Weaver’s no-hitter.

Every out from Jered Weaver’s no-hitter against the Twins.

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July 12, 2019: Angels honor Tyler Skaggs
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Angels honor memory of Tyler Skaggs with a combined no-hitter.

The Angels honor the memory of Tyler Skaggs with a combined no-hitter by Taylor Cole and Felix Pena.


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