MARINES BASEBALL 1943
The Marines are wrongly credited brining baseball in Latin America. But the USMCís wide range really popularized baseball world wide. In January 1943, 20,000 spectators packed Wellington, NZís Athletic Park for a game between two US Marine teams ."The field of the ball produced little that good cricketers could not have done, but the transfers from player to player in attempts to catch opponents away from base were exceedingly smart.Ē All Navy Cap. Gold and Grey Stitched Logo. Round Crown. Adjustables are Leather Strap with Bronze Buckle.