Atlantic Club of Brooklyn v Exercise Club of Brooklyn on 16 August 1861

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Date of Game Friday, August 16, 1861
Location Bedford, Long Island, NY, United States
Field  Add Field Page Exercise grounds (Peverelly)
Home Team Atlantic Club of Brooklyn
Away Team Exercise Club of Brooklyn
Score 32 - 17
Description

(New York Clipper: “a victory for the ‘champions,’ who played quite up to their usual mark.  The Exercise nine were not in condition for play, inasmuch as they had been unable to practice on their grounds, owing to the recent raising of the grade of the streets on 5th ave.  In addition to this, two of their players were in a measure disabled.”)

(Wilkes’ Spirit of the Times: The game “resulted in adding another victory to the overflowing roll of the Champions’ triumphs.”)

Sources

(1) “Base Ball: Exercise vs. Atlantic,” Brooklyn Daily Eagle, vol. 20, no. 194 (17 Aug 1861), p. 2, col. 5

(2) “Atlantic vs. Exercise,” New York Clipper, vol. [xx], no. xx ([xx] Aug 1861), p. [xx], col. [xx]

(3) “Out-Door Sports: Base Ball: Atlantic vs. Excelsior [sic],” Wilkes’ Spirit of the Times, vol.  4, no. 25  (24 Aug 1861), p. 388, col. 1

(4) Peverelly, p. 63

(5) Wright , pp. 58 & 59

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Found by Craig Waff
Entry Origin Games Tab 2
Entry Origin Url http://protoball.org/Games_Tab:Greater_New_York_City,_1861_-_1862#date1861-8-16



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