Empire Club of St. Louis

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Nick Name Empire
Earliest Known Date Monday, April 16, 1860
Location St. Louis, MO, United States
Nine Class Senior

The Daily Missouri Democrat, July 18, 1860 reports on a game between the Empire and Morning Star, played at the corner of 27th and Biddle.

The Daily Missouri Democrat (of St. Louis), June 19, 1868 reports this club was formed April 16, 1860, with B. J. Higgins as first president.[ba]


NYSM 600819

The Daily Missouri Democrat (of St. Louis), June 19, 1868

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Found by Richard Hershberger
Entered by Bruce Allardice
Entry Origin Richard Hershberger Spreadsheets

Win/Loss Records As Far As We Now Know

Warning: Users should not rely on a team's won-loss record as a reflection of its "standing" among all base ball clubs. Team schedules were not balanced, and a good record against mostly weak opponents does not signify a leading club.

Year Games Wins Losses Ties
1861 1 Played 1 Won 0 Lost 0 Tied
1862 1 Played 0 Won 1 Lost 0 Tied


Page Date City Borough State Team 1 Team 2 Score First in Contributor
Ballgame 1861-09-27 St. Louis MO Empire Club of St. Louis Combined Nine Club of St Louis 22 - 20 Craig Waff
Ballgame 1862-12-19 St. Louis MO Union Jr. Club of St. Louis Empire Club of St. Louis 15 - 14 Craig Waff

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Field Years Edit Association with Club
Gamble Lawn, St. Louis 1860s

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