Brief Documentary Exclusively in New York Sports Museum


The National League, baseball's first organized league, was created in Manhattan. A Fifth Avenue address on the tour ride helps tell the story of the league's rise and how it worked with a former rival to fortify Major League Baseball.

This mini-documentary includes insight into the relocation of the National League's Dodgers from Brooklyn to Los Angeles and the move of the league's Giants from Manhattan to San Francisco.

  Midtown Manhattan | August 16, 1954