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Elephant Rumblings: Long Games, Four-Man Outfields, and Encouraging Farm News

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Sorry for the intermittent rumblings this week. We will be back on a normal schedule next week!

MLB: Kansas City Royals at Oakland Athletics Kelley L Cox-USA TODAY Sports

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Today in Baseball History:

  • 1891 - Cincinnati’s American Association franchise folds and Milwaukee is chosen to take its place. The American Assocation’s problems continue, and the AA is absorbed by the National League in the winter.
  • 1933 - Lou Gehrig plays his 1,308th consecutive game to break Everett Scott’s mark. He would play in the next 822 games as well.

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