Who invented baseball cards?

Answer The first baseball card was printed by Harper's Weekly, a national newspaper, in 1869. Known as the Peck & Snyder Cincinnati Red Stockings card, it features the 1969 Cincinnati baseball team. W. Ir... Read More »

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Who invented baseball gloves?

The baseball glove was likely invented in 1870 by Doug Allison, a catcher for the Cincinnati Red Stockings. Allison, who needed protection for an injured catching hand, used two fingerless buckskin... Read More »

Who invented baseball caps?

According to the National Baseball Hall of Fame, the first baseball caps were worn on April 24, 1849 by the New York Knickerbockers as a part of the uniform invented by the team. The caps were made... Read More »

Who invented the aluminum baseball bat?

William Shroyer was issued the patent for the first aluminum bat in 1924. The bat was not introduced into baseball until the early 1970's when the Worth company produced the first bat to be used i... Read More »

Who invented the wooden baseball bat?

While players have been using wooden baseball bats since the early days of the sport, the modern wooden bat was invented by John Hillerich. In 1884, the 17-year-old volunteered to make a white ash ... Read More »