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The pennant is another term for winning your league championship, either ALCS or NLCS. This comes from back when the MLB had fewer teams, 8-16 teams total. They would only have a championship series instead of having so many rounds in the playoffs like today. When you win the American League Championship Series or National League Championship Series.

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What is pennant chase?

When a baseball team has some theoretical chance of making the playoffs, they are involved in a pennant race or chasing the pennant.


What is the Pennant Race?

The pennant race is a baseball term used to describe the time period towards the end of the year, around mid-late august and on to the playoffs. The pennant is the name for the championship of the division, whether it be the national league or the American league, and the race is all the games leading up to the World Series that determine who will represent each league.


How do you clean a felt pennant?

To clean a felt pennant, you can first use a stain remover to erase stubborn stains. Then fill a tub with laundry soap and water and dip the pennant into it. Dip it then into clear water to rinse it and dry it flat.


How do you clean a old baseball pennant?

Restoration to any collectible should be left to the expert that has experience with that type of work. Depending on how bad it is it might be better off left alone, or if it is just a little dusty you might carefully take a dust buster to it. Be careful around the printing as to not cause any cracking, work in one direction, and be sure to secure the pennant from being sucked up. I have heard of collectors taking pennants to the dry cleaner but I would still be cautious on using a dry cleaner that I could trust, and talk to. Use a dry cleaner that doesn't send the work out, and explain the fact that it is a collectible. Anything that you do yourself start with a small area that might not be as noticeable, and proceeded with caution with the knowledge that you could be destroying it. Sometimes people will trim down a pennant to rid it of the frying or other flaws like a flat tip (point) Caused by being pinned up and ripped off. Doctored pennants, a term used to describe a pennant that has been altered to cover up a flaw, is a practice that is frowned upon among the collecting community, and could sell for less than a pennant with the flaws it was meant to cover up.


How is a Major League Baseball baseball different from an ordinary baseball?

An MLB Baseball is different from an ordinary baseball because MLB Baseballs are approved as a useful baseball by Major League Baseball officials themselves.

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What does the term pennant mean in baseball?

In baseball, to "win the pennant" is to finish the season in first place of a division or league.


What is pennant chase?

When a baseball team has some theoretical chance of making the playoffs, they are involved in a pennant race or chasing the pennant.


How do you win the pennant race in baseball?

You win the pennant by winning the league that you are in. Last year the Philadelphia Phillies won the National League pennant and the Tampa Bay Rays won the American League pennant.


What is a pennant in sports mean?

When a team makes it to the championship. Like in baseball a team wins the pennant when they make it to the world series.


Which team won the baseball pennant in 1947?

brooklyn dodgers


What is the value of a felt Briggs Stadium baseball pennant?

Many of the baseball pennants are valued in price close to $60 each. The amount will vary depending upon the exact pennant and its condition.


What major league baseball team won the American League pennant in 1987?

The Minnesota Twins won the 1987 American League Pennant.


What is the award that the NLB gives to the baseball team that wins at the end of the seson?

pennant


1919 winner of the American league Pennant in baseball?

Chicago White Sox.


1915 winner of the American League pennant in Baseball?

Boston Red Sox


1990 winner of the National League West pennant in baseball?

The Cincinnati Reds.


What does it mean to win a pennant?

To win the National League or the American League Championship in major league baseball. The two pennant winners face off in the World Series

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