University Place

Wisconsin's Pre-Professional Base Ball Teams

Special | 43m

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Ryan Schwartz, Event Coordinator at Old World Wisconsin, explores the history of base ball games beginning in the early 1800s. Schwartz delves into a controversy focused on whether the game of Rounders was an early form of baseball or whether Abner Doubleday created the sport.

Aired: 06/21/16 | Rating: TV-G

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