Hidden History: America’s pastime

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HARTFORD--Major league baseball season is in full swing after teams across the country held opening days this week.

But before the Mets, Yankees and Red Sox became Connecticut's favorite teams, there were teams right here at home playing America's pastime--and we're not talking about the Yard Goats!

On this week's Hidden History, photojournalist Mike Townsend takes a throwback into Connecticut's baseball history.