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Spangled Mythconception #5: The Banner as Baseball Ritual Begins with Babe Ruth & the 1918 World Series

Myth #5: The “The Star-Spangled Banner” as baseball’s game day ritual begins with Babe Ruth and the 1918 World Series Correction: The earliest documented performance of Key’s Banner in pro sports was on opening day at a baseball game in … Continue reading

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