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Excelsior Club of Brooklyn v Pastime Club of Brooklyn on 18 August 1859
Away Score 12  +
Away Team Pastime Club of Brooklyn +
City Bedford, Long Island  +
Coordinates 40° 41' 6" N, 73° 56' 31" WLatitude: 40.6849961
Longitude: -73.9418603
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Country United States  +
Description <p>(NYT: “A large number of spectato <p>(NYT: “A large number of spectators were upon the ground, an unusual proportion being ladies.”)</p> <p>(BDE: “A large number were on the ground, many being ladies.”)</p> <p>(PSOT: “The first match this season between these Brooklyn clubs …. Considerable interest was manifested in regard to this contest, the excellent play of the Pastimes, in their game with the Atlantics the same week, making it a question of some doubt as to which party would prove victorious on this occasion, especially as the Pastimes were aided by Dayton, whose absence in the Atlantic match materially affected the play of the Pastimes. There were fully two thousand people present on Thursday to witness the contest, among them, as usual, a number of the fair sex, who will always find ample accommodation provided for them at all base ball as well as cricket matches. … The game was well played on both sides, and the result is highly creditable to the Excelsiors, as the Pastimes have shown in their last two matches that they are not to be disposed of by any club without excellent play on the part of their opponents.”)</p> n the part of their opponents.”)</p>
Entry Origin Games Tab  + , http://protoball.org/Games_Tab:Greater_New_York_City#date1859-8-18  +
Field Pastime grounds +
Has Source On Hand false  +
Home Score 20  +
Home Team Excelsior Club of Brooklyn +
Name Excelsior Club of Brooklyn v Pastime Club of Brooklyn on 18 August 1859  +
Reviewed true  +
Sources <p>(1) “Base Ball: Excelsior vs. Pas <p>(1) “Base Ball: Excelsior vs. Pastime,” NYT, vol. 8, no. 2469 (19 Aug 1859), p. 5, col. 2</p> <p>(2) “City News and Gossip: Base Ball,” BDE, vol. 18, no. 196 (19 Aug 1859), p. 3, col. 1</p> <p>(3) “Out-Door Sports: Base-Ball: Excelsior vs. Pastime,” PSOT, vol. 6, no. 26 (27 Aug 1859), p. 404, col. 2</p> <p>(4) “Excelsior vs. Pastime,” NYC, vol. 7, no. 19 (27 Aug 1859), p. 149, col. [xx]</p> <p>(5) Peverelly, p. 55</p> <p>(6) Wright, pp. 31 & 36</p> p>(6) Wright, pp. 31 & 36</p>
State NY  +
Submitted by Craig Waff +
Type Ballgame  +
Type of Date Day  +
Has improper value forThis property is a special property in this wiki. Borough  + , Championship  + , Duplicate  + , Entered by  +
Categories Ballgames  + , Pre-pro  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 28 July 2019 18:05:38  +
DateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 18 August 1859  +
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