Rivalry Between World Series Competitors Dates to Colonial Times

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

New York and Philadelphia are about to face off in baseball’s World Series. But behind the sports madness, the two cities have a historic rivalry that dates back to colonial times — when they both fought to be the U.S. capital city. Michael Zuckerman, professor of history at the University of Pennsylvania, explains.


Michael Zuckerman


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