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New York Giants 1954 National League Champions

New York Giants 1954 National League Champions

A ticker tape parade was held September 27, 1954 for the New York Giants upon becoming the National League Champions (this is the baseball team the NY Giants, not to be confused with the current NY Giants football team).

Click here to see a map showing the location of the marker commemorating this parade. This is the only ticker tape parade ever held for the now-defunct New York Giants baseball team. The club moved to their current home in San Francisco, CA three years later in 1957 (source).

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Connie Mack: 50th Year Managing the Philadelphia Athletics – August 19, 1949

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Connie Mack: 50th Year Managing the Philadelphia Athletics – August 19, 1949

Click here to view a map of this ticker tape parade’s marker at 65 Broadway.

To read more about the history of baseball ticker tape parades in New York City, click here.