- Capital: Lincoln, NE
- Largest City: Omaha, NE
- Area: 77,421 sq mi
- Rank: 15
- Population (2010): 1,826,341
- Rank: 38
- Admission to Union: March 1, 1867
- Time Zone: Central
The first major league baseball game to be played in Nebraska took place on June 13, 2019 with a game in Omaha, NE before the opening of the 2019 College World Series, featuring the Kansas City Royals hosting the Detroit Tigers.
- Guy W. Green: The Nebraska Indians and Fun and Frolic with an Indian Ball Team, McFarland, Jefferson, NC, 2010 (originally published in 1903 and 1904, respectively)
- Angelo J. Louisa, ed.: The African American Baseball Experience in Nebraska: Essays and Memories, McFarland, Jefferson, NC, 2021. ISBN 978-0-7864-7976-4
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