World Series Memorabilia

As played in the United States of America, baseball is a 19th-century game, “invented” before the Civil War and popularized in the decades thereafter. But the various leagues that governed baseball did not get around to hosting a World Series until 1903, and even then the best-of-nine contest was a late-season business deal between the owners of the two league-leading teams, the Boston Americans and the Pittsburgh Pirates, rather than an...Continue Reading