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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1903_World_Series

The 1903 World Series was the first modern World Series to be played in Major League Baseball. .... In short, it was a voluntary event, a fact which would result in no Series at all for 1904. The formal establishment of the Series as a compulsory  ...

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/1884_World_Series

In baseball, the 1884 World Series was a post-season championship series between the ... Series," Major League Baseball considers the 1903 World Series the first. ... The third game arguably should never have been played as the format was ... Achorn, Fifty-nine in '84: Barehanded Baseball and the Greatest Season a  ...

www.baseball-reference.com/bullpen/1903_World_Series

Aug 14, 2015 ... The 1903 World Series was the first modern World Series played, between the ... shortstop Honus Wagner, the greatest player of his generation. ... As the season wound down, a series of unfortunate events was throwing ...

mlb.mlb.com/mlb/history/postseason/mlb_ws_recaps.jsp?feature=1903

Back in Boston for Game 8, the Pilgrims made it four straight to capture the first " modern" World Series Championship, the workhorse Dinneen blanking the Bucs  ...

www.thisgreatgame.com/1903-baseball-history.html

1903 The First World Series. Both the American and National Leagues finally agree to co-exist in peace, leading to an inaugural "world's championship" ...

www.baseball-almanac.com/ws/yr1903ws.shtml

The spectacle would represent the first step towards a mutual reconciliation for years ... The Pirates played exceptionally well on both sides of the ball as Deacon ...

www.topendsports.com/world/timeline/1903.htm

Significant events in the world of sports for the year 1903. ... The Baseball World Series was also played for the first time, won by the Boston Pilgrims. ... Please note that the dates for past events are not always known, and are sometimes just  ...

www.espn.com/mlb/story/_/id/13904858/world-series-line-1903-25

Nov 2, 2015 ... Top Events; MLB; Confederation Cup; NCAA Baseball; Tennis (W); Tennis (M) ..... Boston's Cy Young, who threw the first pitch ever in World Series history, ... Why the Cubs won: They held the Tigers to just three runs in winning ... Memorable moment: Game 8 was one of the greatest in World Series history.

sabr.org/gamesproj/game/october-23-25-1884-first-world-series

Although nearly all baseball fans rattle off 1903 as the first World Series, this ... city had everyone convinced that these would be the greatest games ever played .

www.history.com/news/6-things-you-may-not-know-about-the-world-series

Oct 24, 2012 ... As the the latest installment of Major League Baseball's World ... Although the first official World Series didn't take place until 1903, ... These games were known as the Championship of the United States or the World's Championship Series. Haphazardly thrown together by the teams themselves, the event ...