What was the first televised baseball game? July 7, 2020October 12, 2011 by Pamela Landy The first televised baseball game was a May 1939 game between Columbia and Princeton. Related Answers What is the longest baseball game on record? Where was the first night baseball game played? What was the first publicly televised sporting event? Where was the first baseball game played under electric lights? Where and when was the first recorded baseball game? When was the National Baseball Hall of Fame dedicated?