Sport: The Braves Go West

The National League last week gave Lou Penni, owner of the Boston Braves the kind of green light that the American league had just refused to Bill Veeck and the St. Louis Browns (TIME, March 23): permission to move his franchise. Hereafter, Perini & Co. will be known as the Milwaukee Braves. Milwaukee's minor-league Brewers will move to Toledo.


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