Morning Star Club of St. Louis

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Nick Name Morning Star Club
Earliest Known Date Wednesday, June 6, 1860
Location St. Louis, MO, United States
On Monday night a base ball club was organized, with twenty-four <br />members, under the style of the "Morning Star Club." The following officers <br />were elected: President-J.R. Naylor; Vice-President-R. Henry; <br />Secretary-Geo. Franklin; Directors-C.C. Ferguson, R.H. Franklin and <br />Chas. Scudder.

The club will meet every morning for practice. We wish them much enjoyment, and shall accept their kind invitation to take a game when convenient.

The Daily Missouri Democrat, July 18, 1860 says the Empire played the Morning Star at the corner of 27th and Biddle. Jeff Kittle's blog on St. Louis baseball says this club played at/near Carr Place, on the west side of Ham, south of Chouteau. [ba]


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Found by Jeff Kittel
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Win/Loss Records As Far As We Now Know

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Year Games Wins Losses Ties
1860 2 Played 2 Won 0 Lost 0 Tied


Page Date City Borough State Team 1 Team 2 Score First in Contributor
Ballgame 1860-07-09 St. Louis MO Morning Star Club of St. Louis Cyclone Club of St. Louis 49 - 24 Craig Waff
Ballgame 1860-07-09 St. Louis MO Cyclone Club of St. Louis Morning Star Club of St. Louis 24 - 49 MO

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1140 days ago
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See also NYSM 600715 for this club. [RH]


903 days ago
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The Daily Missouri Democrat (of St. Louis), July 18, 1860 reports that the Empire defeated the Morning Star.

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