Game Four of the 1971 World Series, on 1971 October 13, was the first post-season MLB game played at night.
Rey Ordóñez played his first MLB game, for the New York Mets, at the age of 25 (born January 11, 1971 and first MLB game was April 1, 1996).
Currently (2010), it is decided by which league's team wins the annual MLB All-Star game. If the American League's team wins, the first game of the World Series will be played at the AL representative's ballpark. If the National League's team wins, the first game of the World Series will be played at the NL representative's ballpark.
The 2010 Major League Baseball playoffs start on Wednesday, October 6. Game one of the ALDS and NLDS will be played on that day. Game one of the ALCS will be played on Friday, October 15 while NLCS game one will be played on Saturday, October 16. Game One of the World Series will begin on Wednesday, October 27.
No regular season Major League baseball game has ever been played in Spain.
major league managers who never played in a major league game
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The Twins and the Yankees
The first Major League All Star game played at Yankee Stadium was on July 11, 1939.
The first MLB All Star game was played July 6, 1933 at Comiskey Park in Chicago.
Although the definition of "major league" has been argued, present day MLB, as well as the Hall of Fame, define the first "major" league as the National League founded in 1876. The link below describes the first game played in that league, on April 22, and mentions that Jim O'Rourke got the first hit in that game.
The Cleveland Forest Citys and the Fort Wayne Kekiongas played in the first major league baseball game on May 4, 1871
The first Major League perfect game was pitched by Lee Richmond on June 12, 1880.
The first game of the 2009 World Series was played on October 28, at Yankees Stadium.