Eckford Club of Brooklyn v Atlantic Club of Brooklyn on 18 September 1862

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Date of Game Thursday, September 18, 1862
Location Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY, United States
Modern Address Marcy Ave, Rutledge Street, Lynch Street and Harrison Avenue (E Miklich)
Field  Add Field Page Union Grounds (E Miklich)
Home Team Eckford Club of Brooklyn
Away Team Atlantic Club of Brooklyn
Score 8 - 3
Number of Players 18
Game Officials Umpire-E Brown, NY Mutuals; Scorers-Grum (Eckford), Moore (Atlantic) - (E Miklich)

Third of three matches between the clubs.  All matches took place on the Union Ground in Brooklyn, NY.  (E Miklich)


(1) “Base Ball,” New York Times, vol. 11, no. 3429 (19 Sep 1862), p. 3, col. 1

(2) Peverelly, pp. 64 & 74

(3) Wright, pp. 67 & 70

(4) Brooklyn Daily Eagle, (19 Sep 1862) p. 2, col. 4 (E Miklich)


The Atlantics were held to their lowest run total in the decade of the 1860's. (E Miklich)

The third and final match of the first Silver Ball Series. (E. Miklich)

Incorrectly represented as the first match Joe Sprague pitched for the Eckford BBC. (E. Miklich)

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Found by Craig Waff
Players Locality Local
Entry Origin Games Tab 2
Entry Origin Url Tab:Greater New York City, 1861 - 1862#date1862-9-18


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