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The first sporting event every observed by Europeans in North America was a Lacrosse game in 1637. Jesuit missionaries from France saw hundreds of native men playing a ball game with sticks that they thought resembled a bishop's crosier, so they called the game “lacrosse.”

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Baseball, but I like football better.

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