Excelsior Club of Brooklyn v Niagara Club of Brooklyn on 12 September 1857

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Date of Game Saturday, September 12, 1857
Location South Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY, United States
Field Niagara grounds
Home Team Excelsior Club of Brooklyn
Away Team Niagara Club of Brooklyn
Score 27 - 6
Innings 5

Excelsior (Brooklyn, E.D.) 27

Niagara (South Brooklyn) 6

(return match - 5 innings, due to darkness)

(PSOT: “In consequence of unavoidable circumstances, the Excelsiors played two innings with but three of their first nine, and with but seven players in all; yet, notwithstanding the odds against them, they made a better proportioned score than the first match.”)


(1) “Out-Door Sports: Base Ball: The Excelsior and the Niagara,” PSOT, vol. 3, no. 3 (19 Sep 1857), p. 37, col. 1

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Found by Craig Waff
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