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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Origins_of_baseball

The question of the origins of baseball has been the subject of debate and controversy for more .... The history of cricket prior to 1650 is something of a mystery.

www.baseball-reference.com/bullpen/Origins_of_baseball

May 14, 2016 ... The history of cricket prior to 1650 is something of a mystery. Games believed to have been similar to cricket had developed by the 13th century ...

www.history.com/news/ask-history/who-invented-baseball

Mar 27, 2013 ... ... Abner Graves—to come up with the Doubleday origin story. ... As it turns out, the real history of baseball is a little more complicated than the ...

www.athleticscholarships.net/history-of-baseball.htm

The History of Baseball. The Origins of The Great Game of Baseball. Baseball is thought to have originated as a game called “rounders” in England and gained ...

www.npr.org/2011/03/16/134570236/the-secret-history-of-baseballs-earliest-days

Mar 16, 2011 ... Thorn, the official historian of Major League Baseball, has just written Baseball in the Garden of Eden: The Secret History of the Early Game, ...

www.factmonster.com/sports/baseball/baseball-america-history

www.thoughtco.com/a-brief-illustrated-history-of-baseball-319933

Sep 24, 2016 ... Baseball evolved from the British game of rounders, and is a cousin to cricket in that it also involves two teams that alternate on defense and ...

www.seanlahman.com/baseball-archive/brief-history-of-baseball

This column starts a three part look at the history of baseball. ... While the exact origins of baseball are unknown, most historians agree that it is based on the ...

www.thisiscooperstown.com/baseball/what-is-the-history-of-baseball

The history of baseball is a complicated story of myths and legends. ... Baseball's origin story came into question in 1903, when British-born baseball journalist ...