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Beyond The Yard: A British Invasion

”  The one MLB venue The Fab Four performed at that is still in use and will be the only one standing after this year. Yup, you guessed it….”

beatles_dodgerstadium(The Beatles, Dodger Stadium, 8/28/1966)

50 YEARS AGO TODAY, FOUR LADS FROM BRITAIN INVADE AMERICA, 2/7/2014.

53 years ago this week The Beatles would arrive to America, setting off a British Invasion of sorts. They would later perform on The Ed Sullivan Show.

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During their touring years of 1964-66, The Fab Four would perform at 9 various MLB ballparks. Of the 9, of course, Dodger Stadium is the lone one standing. On August 28, 1966, as the Dodgers we’re battling the hated ones in a battle for first place at Candlestick Park, The Beatles would perform their 2nd to last ever concert at The Ravine on August 28, 1966. 

The Beatles would perform their final concert ever the next evening at Candlestick Park. That would be The ‘Stick’s most impressive event of 1966, as our Boys in Blue would win the NL pennant by 1.5 games over the hated ones…

Of course, we can never get enough of Beatlemania, or Vinny. We’ll just let Vin tell a tale of A Hard Days Night at The Ravine on August 28, 1966. The Beatles and Vin…

 

 

 

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MY FAB FOUR FOR THIS FAB FOUR WEEKEND

OK, before I head out, here are Drei’s Fab Four Beatle picks, the theme, Frank and Jamie.  This is one of the few times I will actually take a brutal attack on someone, but hey, since we are honoring the Fab Four this weekend, I thought I’d have fun doing this.  ENJOY !!! 

4. Day Tripper.  A description on how Frank must feel about Jamie

3. Ticket to Ride.  Another one about Frank and Jamie

2. Not a Second Time.  We’re these Franks words to Jamie ” THE NIGHT BEFORE ”  the divorce ?

And Finally, Number 1 of Drei’s Fab Four

1. Money.  Oh Frank, how much have you been crying over this

OK, all McCourt bashing aside, these are really some cool Beatle clips on YouTube.  Have a Great Weekend everyone, GO DODGERS !!!!