This day in baseball: Gnat invasion
Posted: September 15, 2014 Filed under: 20th Century, This day in baseball | Tags: Baseball, Brooklyn Dodgers, Chicago Cubs, Ebbets Field, gnats, history
On September 15, 1946, a massive swarm of gnats engulfs the second game of a double header between the Brooklyn Dodgers and the Chicago Cubs at Ebbets Field. The insects force the game to be called in the fifth inning.
Ebbets Field (BallParksofBaseball.com)