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Elephant Rumblings: Moneyball at 20, Is Parity Gone Forever?

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Today in Baseball History:

  • 1939 - Ebbets Field is the sight of baseball’s first telecast. The Dodgers and Reds split a doubleheader with Red Barber calling the action.
  • 1961 - Roger Maris hits his 51st homerun against the Kansas City Athletics. This total was the most ever by a player at that point in the season.

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