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  • 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.

Further Reading[edit]

  • 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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