Aurora Ball Club of Boston

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Nick Name Aurora
Earliest Known Date September 1853
Location Boston, MA, United States
Nine Class Senior

The Aurora Ball Club played a game  of "base ball" in Sept. 1853 against the Olympic. See games tabulation. They probably played under the MA rules, or variant.

The Boston Herald, Sept. 18, 1854 reports that the "Aurora Ball Club" has 60 members, who exercise on the Commons in the morning with "games of bat and ball."


The Boston Herald, Sept. 7, 1853, Sept. 18, 1854

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Found by Bruce Allardice
Entered by Bruce Allardice

Win/Loss Records As Far As We Now Know

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Year Games Wins Losses Ties
1853 1 Played 0 Won 1 Lost 0 Tied


Page Date City Borough State Team 1 Team 2 Score First in Contributor
Ballgame 1853-09 Boston MA Olympic Club of Boston Aurora Ball Club of Boston 45 - 35 Bruce Allardice

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