Eckford Club of Brooklyn v Metropolitan Club of New York on 21 July 1859

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Date of Game Thursday, July 21, 1859
Location New York, Manhattan, NY, United States
Field Metropolitan grounds at Hamilton Square
Home Team Eckford Club of Brooklyn
Away Team Metropolitan Club of New York
Score 41 - 15

(NYT: “The Eckford is well known as one of the crack Base Ball Clubs, and a numerous assemblage was upon the grounds to see the strife.”


(1) “Base Ball: Eckford, of Greenpoint, vs. Metropolitan, of New-York,” NYT, vol. 8, no. 2446 (23 Jul 1859), p. 5, col. 2


Query about game location. Hamilton Square is in NYC, not Newark, NJ. [ba]

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Found by Craig Waff
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Entry Origin Url Tab:Greater New York City#date1859-7-21


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