Excelsior Club of Albany

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Nick Name Excelsior
Earliest Known Date Monday, May 12, 1856
Location Albany, NY, United States
Description

The Excelsior Club of Albany formed in May 1856 and won two games that year. Peter Morris observes that the club appeared ready to play in 1857, but seemed unable to find opponents to schedule in the Albany area.

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First in Location Albany, NY
Entry Origin Sabrpedia

Win/Loss Records As Far As We Now Know

Warning: Users should not rely on a team's won-loss record as a reflection of its "standing" among all base ball clubs. Team schedules were not balanced, and a good record against mostly weak opponents does not signify a leading club.

Year Games Wins Losses Ties
1856 2 Played 2 Won 0 Lost 0 Tied

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Page Date City Borough State Team 1 Team 2 Score First in Contributor
Ballgame 1856-06-10 Albany NY Excelsior Club of Albany Empire Club of Albany 70 - 67 Albany, NY Bruce Allardice
Ballgame 1856-07 Albany NY Excelsior Club of Albany Empire Club of Albany 74 - 20 Bruce Allardice

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Bsallardice

1385 days ago
Score 0
See Morris, "Base Ball Pioneers" p. 67 for more on this club.

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