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|1876 in baseball|
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Championships, events, culture, births, and deaths that occurred in 1876.
 Club competitions
 North America
- February 2 - The National League of Professional Base Ball Clubs is formed at a meeting in Chicago, Illinois; it will replace the National Association of Professional Base Ball Players. Morgan Bulkeley of the Hartford Dark Blues is selected as the league's first President.
- Further information: Births in 1876
- Further information: Deaths in 1876