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The beginning of baseball reporting

Posted by: | September 10, 2012 | No Comment |

The earliest sports reports date back to 1470 when the Italians wrote about tournaments. ¬†Books, reports, and writing for America’s pastime did not start until 1837 when Henry Chadwick invented the game. The father of baseball they called him. Chadwick wrote the first rule book along with inventing all the rules himself. ¬†Surprisingly, he never […]

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