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As noted in a great article on the baseball's history from bleacher report, the composition of this new “medium ball” was revealed for the first. The sport that evokes more nostalgia among americans than any other is baseball so many people play the game as children (or play its close relative, softball). San diego historical society quarterly the first known baseball game played in san diego took place in 1871 at the time, the.
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