This day in baseball: One ball contest
Posted: August 4, 2016 Filed under: 20th Century, This day in baseball | Tags: Baseball, Brooklyn Dodgers, Brooklyn Superbas, history, Major League Baseball, MLB, sports, St. Louis Cardinals, Washington Park
On August 4, 1908, the St. Louis Cardinals defeated the Brooklyn Superbas, 3-0, at Washington Park. What is particularly of note about this contest is that the entire game was played with only one baseball.
Washinton Park in 1909 (Wikimedia Commons)