Eckford Club of Brooklyn v Gotham Club of New York on 22 July 1859

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Date of Game Friday, July 22, 1859
Location Greenpoint, NY, United States
Field  Add Field Page Eckford grounds at Manor House
Home Team Eckford Club of Brooklyn
Away Team Gotham Club of New York
Score 38 - 25
Description

(home-and-home game) (2nd nines)

(NYT: “Although ranking as the second nines of their respective clubs, their style of playing is equal, if not superior, to the first nines of most clubs. The Manor House grounds contained a large assemblage of spectators, as they always do whenever the ‘Eckford boys’ rally for a friendly trial of base ball.”)

Sources

(1) “Base Ball: Gotham, of New-York, vs. Eckford, of Greenpoint,” NYT, vol. 8, no. 2446 (23 Jul 1859), p. 5, col. 2

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Found by Craig Waff
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Entry Origin Url http://protoball.org/Games_Tab:Greater_New_York_City#date1859-7-22



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