|Baseball History "The Game Itself"|
|Why is Baseball much better than Football?
Big league baseball players chew tobacco. Pro football lineman chew on each other.
|On June 19, 1846 at Elysian Fields, the 1st official game prearranged between 2 separate clubs were the Knickerbockers and the New York Nine. The game lasted 4 innings (KNB lost 23-1 NYN).|
|The first professional team, the Cincinnati Red Stockings who won 91 and tied 1 of their first 92 games in 1869-70.|