Champion Club of Yorkville, NYC v Enterprise Club of Bedford on 3 September 1858

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Date of Game Friday, September 3, 1858
Location Yorkville, Manhattan, NY, United States
Home Team Champion Club of Yorkville, NYC
Away Team Enterprise Club of Bedford
Score 36 - 17
Innings 8

Champion (Yorkville) 36

Enterprise (Bedford, L.I.) 17

(postponed from Saturday, 14 Aug 1858, “on account of the Enterprise”)

(8 innings, on account of darkness)

(PSOT (3): “Yesterday, quite a large party, among whom were many of the fair sex, assembled to witness the match.…At the conclusion of the game the Enterprise were entertained by the Champions at the Magnolia Place, near the grounds, where toasts were given for each club. Speeches were made by Mr. Sutton, of the Enterprise, and Rowe, of the Champions. Songs were sung by Sutton, Boyd, and Webber, of the Enterprise, and Goldie, of the Champions, after which we separated in the best of humor.”)


(1) “Out-Door Sports: Base-Ball: Matches to Come,” PSOT, vol. 4, no. 24 (14 Aug 1858), p. 380, col. 2

(2) “Out-Door Sports: Base-Ball: [untitled letter from J. B. S. of the Champion],” PSOT, vol. 4, no. 26 (28 Aug 1858), p. 404, col. 2

(3) A Ball Player, “Out-Door Sports: Base-Ball: Champion vs. Enterprise,” PSOT, vol. 5, no. 2 (11 Sep 1858), p. 20, col. 3

(4) “Champion vs. Enterprise,” NYC, vol. 6, no. 21 (11 Sep 1858), p. 166, col. [xx]

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Found by Craig Waff
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