On January 3, 1911 — At Laughery club house, near Rising Sun, IN, the National Commission adopts a rule that bars World Series winners from playing post-season exhibition games. This obscure rule will lead to a direct confrontation between Babe Ruth and Commissioner Kenesaw Mountain Landis in 1921. Photo: August Herrmann, Ban Johnson and Tom Lynch of the National Commission.

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