It is said that Abner Doubleday created baseball in Cooperstown, New York, in 1839.
The first ever professional baseball team was formed.
This league was created after the Chicago White Stocking (who later becomes the Chicago White Sox) beat Louisville.
The First Ever World Series takes place when the Boston Americans beat the Pittsburgh Pirates.
The classic baseball song, "Take Me Out To The Ballgame" is first created.
George Herman "Babe" Ruth is sold by the Red Sox to The New York Yankees.
The Baseball hall of fame opens with five inductees, Ty Cobb, Walter Johnson, Christy Matthewson, Honus Wagner, and Babe Ruth.
Although African American people had played professional baseball before Robinson, he was the first to join a Major League baseball team when he joined the Brooklyn Dodgers.
This was the first time a World Series Game was covered on television.
Pitcher Tommy John injured his elbow pitching and had a surgery performed on him that was later dubbed "Tommy John Surgery." It was unlikely for him to pitch again, but he successfully did.