The familiar blackletter "A" is one of the oldest sports logos still in use. An image in Harper's Weekly with the rival Brooklyn Atlantics shows that the "A" appeared on the original Athletics' uniform as early as 1866.Who is the official baseball team of the University of California?
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The Athletics' name originated in the term "Athletic Club" for local gentlemen's clubs—dates to 1860 when an amateur team, the Athletic (Club) of Philadelphia, was formed.When was the first American League Baseball team founded?
One of the American League's eight charter franchises, the team was founded in Philadelphia in 1901 as the Philadelphia Athletics.