Ten fun facts about Baseball
300,000 to 1 is the chances that a fan can be hit by a baseball.
The first baseball game played was in New York on June 19, 1845.
Cal Hubbard is the only person credited in both baseball and football hall of fame.
The first baseball stadium built in the U.S was Forbes field in Pittsburgh.
The first rule book of baseball was issued in 1877. And it has been changing every year since then.
Baseball is considered the national sport of US.
Nolan Ryan had the longest career in baseball history that lasted 27 years.
Doc Medich who was studying medicine while playing for the Texas Rangers, was able to save fan's life from a heart attack.
Carl Edward is the shortest major league baseball player, he stood at three feet and seven inches.
The national baseball hall of fame was created in 1935 in New York to celebrate the baseball 100th anniversary.
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