New:Eckford Club of Brooklyn v Eckford Club of Brooklyn on 28 May 1861

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Date of Game Tuesday, May 28, 1861
Location Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY, United States
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Home Team Eckford Club of Brooklyn
Away Team Eckford Club of Brooklyn
Score 28 - 21
Innings 5
Number of Players 20
Game Officials Umpire, H. Chadwick (Atlantic)
Description

Intra-squad match, the "First Nine" (28) vs "The Field" (21).

Sources

(1) Mears Base Ball Scrapbooks - Vol 1; 1860-1861, p.25.

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Comment

"The Field" side was allowed 11 players and were given six outs each inning.  Future impact player, Al Reach played second for "The Field" and his brother, Bob, played centerfield.  "The Field" side hit four homeruns (one each by the Reach brothers) to the "First Nine's" one.

Note that Henry Chadwick is listed as a member or the Atlantic of Brooklyn Club.

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