Career Highlights

4× All-Star selection (1949, 1950, 1951, 1955)

World Series champion (1955)

1956 NL MVP

1956 Cy Young Award

1949 NL Rookie of the Year

1956 NL TSN Pitcher of the Year

Played for the first racially integrated MLB team (Nashua Dodgers – 1946-47 – a Brooklyn Dodgers minor league team) alongside Roy Campenella

Don Newcombe is the only pitcher to win the Rookie of the Year Award, Cy Young Award, and MVP Award.