Eckford Club of Brooklyn v Union Club of Morrisania on 19 September 1860

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Date of Game Wednesday, September 19, 1860
Location Greenpoint, NY, United States
Field  Add Field Page Eckford grounds
Home Team Eckford Club of Brooklyn
Away Team Union Club of Morrisania
Score 41 - 5
Description

(NYT: “A somewhat amusing game of ball was played …. Owing to the prospect of rain but four of the Union first nine were on the ground, and they were compelled to call on five of their ‘muffins’ for assistance. As might be expected, the muffy play predominated among the Unions, some of the points played by the substitutes elicited general laughter and applause.”)

Sources

(1) “Base Ball: Eckford, of Brooklyn, vs. Union, of Morrisania,” NYT, vol. 9, no. 2808 (20 Sep 1860), p. 8, col. 4

(2) Peverelly, pp. 49 & 74

(3) Wright, pp. 44 & 49

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Found by Craig Waff
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Entry Origin Url http://protoball.org/Games_Tab:Greater_New_York_City#date1860-9-19



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