ARLINGTON (YOUR HOMETOWN) — There are few things more American than baseball, and our American Presidents have a deep connection to America’s favorite pastime.READ MORE: Texas Secretary Of State's Office Announces Full Forensic Audit Of 2020 General Election in Four Texas Counties
The George W. Bush Presidential Center at SMU in Dallas presents “Baseball – America’s President’s – America’s Pastime” now through October 4th.
You’ll see baseball history going back to the “Green Light Letter” sent from Franklin Roosevelt to the baseball commissioner saying baseball should continue during World War II.READ MORE: Juan Navarro, Jr. Sentenced To 35+ Years For Pornographic Images Of Six-Year-Olds
“It’s also a very serious way that Presidents connected with the American public through the Depression, World War II and most recently in the aftermath of the 9/11 attacks when President Bush threw out the first pitch in the 2001 World Series,” said Amy Polley of the George W. Bush Presidential Center.
“Baseball – America’s Presidents – America’s Pastime” runs thru October 4 at the George W Bush Presidential Center at SMU.MORE NEWS: 'Reset Center' Replaces School Suspension At Dallas ISD School