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The National League of Professional Baseball Clubs, which would eventually become the National League of Major League Baseball, was originally formed with eight teams, including the Boston Red Stockings, the Chicago Whit...

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The first Major League Baseball teams were the Boston Red Stockings, St. Louis Brown Stockings, Mutual of New York, Chicago White Stockings, Louisville Grays, Philadelphia Athletics, Cincinnati Red Stockings and Hartford...

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On May 24, 1935, Major League Baseball hosted its first official night game, which was played between the Cincinnati Reds and the Philadelphia Phillies in Cincinnati. Crosley Field had recently been fitted with electric ...

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SIMILAR ARTICLES

The two oldest stadiums in Major League Baseball are Fenway Park and Wrigley Field. Fenway Park, which the Boston Red Sox call home, opened in 1912. Wrigley Field, the stadium of the Chicago Cubs, was opened in 1914.

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The oldest active player in Major League Baseball, as of Sept. 2014, is Jason Giambi. He is 43 years old and plays for the Cleveland Indians.

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The balls used during Major League Baseball games are recycled into batting practice balls or sent to the minor leagues after the conclusion of each contest. The notion is that scuffs and dents on the surface may adverse...

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There are nine major professional sports teams based in the United States whose name does not end with the letter "s," including the National Basketball Association's Oklahoma City Thunder, Miami Heat, Orlando Magic and ...

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