On March 29, 1973, orange baseballs are used for the first time in major league history. The unique baseballs, the invention of Oakland A’s owner Charlie Finley, are used in an exhibition game between the A’s and the Cleveland Indians. Although Finley pushes for the use of colored baseballs during the regular season, the idea will never come to fruition.

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