Take Me Out to the Ball Game

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"Take Me Out to the Ball Game"
Cover song by Billy Corgan
Original by Edward Meeker
GenreTin Pan Alley
Length2:03
Songwriter(s)Albert Von Tilzer, Jack Norworth

"Take Me Out to the Ball Game" is a 1908 Tin Pan Alley song by Jack Norworth and Albert Von Tilzer and is the official anthem of North American baseball.[1] Billy Corgan has lead the song at a number of games.

Videos[edit | edit source]

October 15, 2003, game 7 of the playoffs with the Cubs playing the Florida Marlins

Lyrics[edit | edit source]

take me out to the ball game
take me out with the crowd
buy me some peanuts and cracker jack
i don't care if i never get back
oh, it's root, root, root, for the home team
if they don't win it's a shame
for it's one, two, three strikes you're out
at the old ball game

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References[edit | edit source]

  1. Laymon, Anna (October 10, 2019). "The Feminist History of 'Take Me Out to the Ball Game'". Smithsonian.com. Smithsonian magazine. Retrieved October 13, 2019.