Gothams Club of New York v Gothams Club of New York on 10 November 1845

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Date of Game Monday, November 10, 1845 Possibly the 10th
Location Hoboken, Hudson County, NJ, United States
Modern Address 11th and Washington
Field Elysian Fields
Home Team Gothams Club of New York
Away Team Gothams Club of New York
Score 24 - 23
NY Rules Unknown

NEW YORK BASE BALL CLUB: The second Anniversary of the Club came off yesterday, on the ground in the Elysian fields.” The game matched two nine-player squads, and ended with a 24-23 score. “The Club were honored by the presence of representatives from the Union Star Cricket Club, the Knickerbocker Clubs, senior and junior, and other gentlemen of note.” NY Club players on the box score included Case, Clair, Cone, Gilmore, Granger, Harold, Johnson, Lalor, Lyon, Murphy, Seaman, Sweet [on both sides!], Tucker, Venn, Wheaton, Wilson, and Winslow. Posted to 19CBB by John Thorn, 3/31/2008. Source: The New York Herald, November 11, 1845.


This intra-club match was played by the New York Base Ball Club, originally known as the Gothams.  For complete explanation, go to

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