- Posted April 14, 2014 by
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Wrigley Field memories
100 Year Old Pennant
He bought this Federal League pennant at a private sale. The Federal League, he says, was founded in 1913 and folded in 1915. This professional American baseball league challenged the already established American and National leagues, he says.
The Federal League is why "baseball as we know it exists today," he said. "If you are celebrating Wrigley Field you must talk about the Federal League, as that is the reason it was built."
- Verybecoming, CNN iReport producer