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24/05/1935 The first night game in MLB history is played in Cincinnati, Ohio

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Reds Opening Night: First MLB night game in 1935

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The Story of Nighttime Baseball - Decades TV Network

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Baseball: 1935 League Champs - Detroit Tigers, Chicago Cubs Stock Footage HD

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Stock Footage - 1935 Baseball All-Star Game Highlights w/ Lou Gehrig, Mel Ott

The first night game in Major League Baseball history is played in Cincinnati, Ohio, with the Cincinnati Reds beating the Philadelphia Phillies 2–1 at Crosley Field. Night baseball quickly found acceptance in other Major League cities and eventually became the norm.