Ceremonial kick-off by Marilyn Monroe at Ebbets Field in Brooklyn before a soccer game between Israel and the US. The Boston Globe reported that she scored a “direct hit, smack on the head of United Press photographer Joel Landau.” May 12, 1957.
Summary: A story in which Bucky Barnes
is very smitten, there’s a baseball game between the New York Mets and the
Chicago Cubs, and Cracker Jacks are consumed.
thought you’d break my heart” Characters: Bucky Barnes x Reader Warnings: None. A bit of language maybe, but this is all just sappy
A/N: This is my submission for @just-some-drabbles Rom-Com writing challenge, thanks for letting me join last minute and congratulations on reaching 4k! This story came about because I really love baseball, I
really love the Chicago Cubs, and I really love Bucky Barnes, so all in all, it
felt like a win-win.
“how do you know if a woman is
interested” “when do you know if a woman
wants to kiss you” “how to tell a woman you love
her without saying it” “why do I suck at talking to
her” “oh my god why can’t I just ask
On August 26, 1939, NBC television aired the first Major League Baseball game. The game took place at Ebbets Field between the Brooklyn Dodgers and Cincinnati Reds. The Reds won 5 - 2.
The announcer for the game was Red Barber. He worked the game alone and handled all of the ads by holding up the products, discussing their virtues, putting them down and going back to play by play. There were two cameras used for the game, one on the ground and one in the upper deck.
There were only approximately 500 television sets in use at the time.