Even though independent baseball leagues existed for years throughout the history of pro baseball, the modern era of independent leagues (as we know them) started in 1993. Today’s trivia question is:
Q: Prior to the 1993 inception of independent baseball, what was the last attempt at an independent league?
A: Empire State League in 1987
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