Lake Shore Club of Waukegan

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Nick Name Lake Shore
Earliest Known Date 1867
Location Waukegan, IL, United States

The Waukegan Weekly Gazette, May 25, 1867 has an extensive report and box score of a ball game "Monday Last" between the Lake Shore and Waukegan BBCs, at "McKay's Addition". The Lake Shore was composed of young men who worked for the local cigar company of Dennis, Lyon and Co.

The Chicago Tribune, July 27, 1867, has an extensive article on the State base ball convention. Among the clubs sending delegates was the Lake Shore of Waukegan.

The Waukegan Weekly Gazette, Sept. 9, 1871 reports on a game between the Lake Shore and the Highlanders of Highland Park. Gives a box score.


The Waukegan Weekly Gazette, May 25, 1867

The Chicago Tribune, July 27, 1867

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Found by Bruce Allardice
Entered by Bruce Allardice
Entry Origin Sabrpedia

Win/Loss Records As Far As We Now Know

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Year Games Wins Losses Ties
1867 2 Played 1 Won 0 Lost 0 Tied


Page Date City Borough State Team 1 Team 2 Score First in Contributor
Ballgame 1867-05 Waukegan IL Lake Shore Club of Waukegan Waukegan Base Ball Club Bruce Allardice
Ballgame 1867-09-26 Libertyville IL Acme Club of Waukegan Lake Shore Club of Waukegan 15 - 60 Libertyville, IL Bruce Allardice

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