bullpen facts

(BS) - Brown Swiss (BB) - Baseball

“1880 - 1889”

9-8-1880
(BS)
Brown Swiss Cattle Breeders’ Association of the USA is formed in Massachusetts with Caleb B. Metcalf as Secretary and David G. Aldrich as President.
1880
(BB)
The First Polo Grounds was built in Central Park, New York City. There were four Polo Grounds, the last built in 1911 and demolished in 1964.
1889
(BS)
The first Swiss Record Book was published and included a total of 422 bulls and 607 females beginning with the original imports.
12-18-1886
(BB)
Ty Cobb is born. He becomes the first player to reach 4000 hits.