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1940s baseball season recaps include highlights of baseball seasons from the early 20th century.

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1945 Baseball Season

The approaching end of World War II meant the return of some of baseball's biggest stars to the baseball diamond. Among the returning stars were Bob Feller, Charlie Keller, and Hank Greenberg. Read more about the 1945 baseball season.


1946 Baseball Season

1946 Baseball Season

In 1946 baseball season, the St. Louis Cardinals won the 1946 World Series in seven well-pitched games. Learn more about this baseball season. See more »

1947 Baseball Season

 1947 Baseball Season

The 1947 baseball season was the year of Jackie Robinson and the first televised World Series. Learn more about the 1947 baseball season. See more »

1948 Baseball Season

1948 Baseball Season

During the 1948 baseball season, baseball came within one game of having an all-Boston World Series. Find out more about the 1948 baseball season. See more »

1949 Baseball Season

1949 Baseball Season

During the 1949 baseball season, the Dodgers won the National League pennant by one game, as did the Yankees in the American League. Learn more. See more »

1944 Baseball Season

1944 Baseball Season

The 1944 baseball season was the nadir of wartime baseball, but the National League still managed to shine. Learn more about the 1944 baseball season. See more »

1945 Baseball Season

1945 Baseball Season

The 1945 baseball season meant the return of some of baseball's biggest stars from World War II. Read this article for 1945 baseball highlights. See more »

1941 Baseball Season

1941 Baseball Season

The 1941 baseball season was marked by the personal heroics of Joe DiMaggio and Ted Williams. Read more about this unforgettable baseball season. See more »

1943 Baseball Season

1943 Baseball Season

While the 1943 baseball season was affected by war, history was still being made in the sport. Read this article for 1943 baseball season highlights. See more »

1940 Baseball Season

1940 Baseball Season

In the 1940 baseball season, the Cincinnati Reds took the National League pennant by 12 games over Brooklyn. Read about this notable baseball season. See more »

1942 Baseball Season

1942 Baseball Season

In the 1942 baseball season many of the game's stars left to serve their country in World War II. See the highlights, including the 1942 World Series. See more »