September 7, 1889: The Candlelight Game

The September 7, 1889, game between the St. Louis Browns and…

October 2, 1889: King Kelly’s Downfall

From mid-July until the final days of the 1889 season, the National…

October 5, 1889: The Giants win the pennant on the last day

The 1889 New York Giants were loaded with talent and charisma,…

October 18, 1889: Genesis of a rivalry: Brooklyn vs. New York

In 1889, for the first time, both the National League and the…

October 29, 1889: Giants win back-to-back World’s Series

They might have called it the first “Subway Series” if there…