Photograph courtesy of
Fred Sagebaum.
After 2 seasons as a co-op team, the Kansas City A's took over the franchise for 4 years, and renamed the team the Pocatello A's in 1955. The franchise then began to bounce around as a San Francisco Giants franchise in 1960 (Pocatello Giants), co-op in 1961 (Pocatello Bannocks), Boston Red Sox in 1962 (Pocatello Chiefs) and then the Chicago Cubs in 1963 (Pocatello Chiefs)