Atlantic Club of Brooklyn v Eckford Club of Brooklyn on 15 September 1857

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Date of Game Tuesday, September 15, 1857
Location Greenpoint, Brooklyn, NY, United States
Field Manor House grounds
Home Team Atlantic Club of Brooklyn
Away Team Eckford Club of Brooklyn
Score 26 - 17
Number of Players 18
Game Officials Referee, Benjamin Foster (Baltic); Umpire Atlantic, Caleb Sniffen; Umpire Eckford, Harvey Caulkins (E. Miklich)
NY Rules Likely

(PSOT: “The Atlantics won a victory handsomely, …, proving that they are ‘at home’ even on foreign ground.”)


(1) “Eckford vs. Atlantic,” NYC, vol. 5, no. 23 (26 Sep 1857), p. 183, col. 1

(2) “Out-Door Sports: Base Ball: Match between the Eckford and Atlantic Base Ball Clubs,” PSOT, vol. 3, no. 4 (26 Sep 1857), p. 53, col. 2

(3) Peverelly, pp. 61 & 73 (latter page states Atlantic scored 21 runs)

(4) Wright, pp. 9 & 12

(5) “Eckford vs Atlantic,” MBBS, vol. 1a (1853-1859), p. 10, col. 1 (E. Miklich)

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Found by Craig Waff
Players Locality Local
Entry Origin Games Tab
Entry Origin Url Tab:Greater New York City#date1857-9-15


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