Dodger Town

Former Essex residents Eddie Morgan and his father, Steve Morgan, pose in front of the Johnny Podres Room at Dodger Town in Vero Beach, Fla. Eddie, the head baseball coach for the Univeristy of Wisconsin Superior Yellow Jackets, was attending the facility during spring training in March. Podres, a native of Witherbee, N.Y., was a Major League pitcher who spent most of his career with the Brooklyn and Los Angeles Dodgers, helping the team to World Series wins in 1955, 1959, and 1963.

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