November 14th, 2012

Jim Brewer

Former Dodger pitcher Jim Brewer was born on this date in 1937 in Merced, CA. Brewer grew up in Broken Arrow, OK and he pitched for the Dodgers from 1964-75 after a trade from the Chicago Cubs. Brewer went 61-51 with a 2.62 ERA and 125 saves during his Dodger career. He was a Dodger minor league instructor at the time of his passing in an auto accident at age 50 in November 1987.