Major League Baseball (MLB) is a professional baseball league, the oldest of the four major .... For 60 years, the American and National Leagues fielded eight teams apiece. ..... U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt and pleaded for the continuation of baseball during the war in hopes for a start of a new major league season.
The following is a timeline of franchise evolution in Major League Baseball. The histories of ... are indicated. Due to the 1994-95 Major League Baseball strike, there were no pennant winners or World Series in 1994, so this year is left blank.
The history of baseball in the United States can be traced to the 19th century, when amateurs ... Writing the rules did not help the Knickerbockers in the first known .... Both leagues are considered major leagues by many baseball researchers ...... Starting pitchers playing complete games had not been an unusual thing in ...
The Origins, History and Growth of Major League Baseball including important ... However, the 1919 White Sox did something considered far worse at the time: they threw ... Probe Into Game Fixing Starts After the Series ended, cries of foul play ... When the 1920 season began, other teams began to get closer and closer to ...
Starting in 1903, the best team from each league began competing against each other in the ... Major League Baseball Makes Television Debut, 75 Years Ago.
First year: 1961 WS Titles: 1. Houston Astros • Year-by-Year Results • Historical Stats First year: 1962 WS Titles: 0. Member of National League 1962-2012.
Stats, Leaderboards, and Team-by-Team results of all Major League Baseball Teams including a year in review and this day in baseball history.
Nov 18, 2008 ... In order to appreciate where the sport of baseball is in the year 2008, we ... of various aspects of baseball's history, starting today with Expansion, Part I. .... grew larger, so did major league baseball expand and grow as well.
The longest road trip of the year in MLB is the Mariners' four-city, 12-game journey to ... ANAHEIM -- By notching his 200th strikeout in his 20th start in Friday night's 6-2 ... Johnson, the only other lefty besides Sale in the group, did it three times.
Apr 2, 2017 ... Matchup, Winning Pitcher, Losing Pitcher. Marlins 2, Nationals 4, Strasburg, Stephen (1-0), Phelps, David (0-1). Braves 0, Mets 6, Robles, ...