bullpen facts

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“1900 - 1909”

1904
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Enos M. Barton of Hinsdale, Illinois, became one of the major importers as he imported 5 bulls and 34 females in 1904. He originally imported 14 head in 1889, making him the importer of 53 total head. After the last importation in 1904, the US government prohibited any further importations of cattle due to the spread of Footand- Mouth disease in Europe. The next imports did not occur until 1931.
10-1-1903
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In the first World Series game ever played, Pirates hurler Decon Phillips beats Cy Young and the Boston Pilgrims 7-3. However, the Pilgrims go on to win the first World Series 5 games to 3.
1907
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Officers were as follows: President - George W. Harris, Wethersfield, CT; Secretary- Treasurer - Charles D. Nixon, Owego, NY.
8-21-1908
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Washington’s Gabby Street catches a baseball dropped from the Washington Monument, a distance of 504 feet.