Union Grounds

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Location Brooklyn, Brooklyn, NY, United States
Modern Address 215 Heyward St., Brooklyn
Description

The Union Grounds, arguably the nation's first enclosed baseball grounds, opened in May of 1862 in the Williamsburg section of Brooklyn. It was the home of the Eckford Club, among others. The ball grounds was built on a large block bounded by Harrison Avenue, Rutledge Street, Lynch Street, and Marcy Avenue, near modern Juan Morel Compos school.

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Wikipedia article.

See also the website brooklynballparks.com

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Found by Bruce Allardice
Entered by Bruce Allardice

Clubs

Club Years Edit Association with Field
Eckford Club of Brooklyn 1862 -
Star Club of Brooklyn 1862-

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Games

Page Date City Borough State Team 1 Team 2 Score First in Contributor
Ballgame 1862-06-18 Williamsburg Brooklyn NY Eckford Club of Brooklyn Constellation Club of Brooklyn 8 - 7 Williamsburg, NY Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1862-07-29 Brooklyn Brooklyn NY Eckford Club of Brooklyn Eagle Base Ball Club of New York 18 - 5 Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1862-09-24 Brooklyn Brooklyn NY Mutual Club of New York Eckford Club of Brooklyn 14 - 28 Ralph Carhart & Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1862-10-31 Williamsburg Brooklyn NY Eckford Club of Brooklyn Atlantic Club of Brooklyn 31 - 14 Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1863-05-21 Williamsburg Brooklyn NY Eckford Club of Brooklyn Eckford Club of Brooklyn 23 - 9 Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1863-05-26 Williamsburg Brooklyn NY Eckford Club of Brooklyn Eckford Club of Brooklyn 22 - 19 Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1863-05-29 Williamsburg Brooklyn NY Eckford Club of Brooklyn Eckford Club of Brooklyn 33 - 22 Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1863-06-17 Williamsburg Brooklyn NY Eckford Club of Brooklyn Athletic Club of Philadelphia 10 - 5 Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1863-06-23 Williamsburg Brooklyn NY Eckford Club of Brooklyn Eckford Club of Brooklyn 23 - 20 Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1863-08-04 Williamsburg Brooklyn NY Eckford Club of Brooklyn Hudson River Club of Newburgh 50 - Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1863-08-14 Williamsburg Brooklyn NY Eckford Club of Brooklyn Resolute Club of Brooklyn 16 - 5 Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1863-08-19 Williamsburg Brooklyn NY Eckford Club of Brooklyn Mutual Club of New York 53 - 13 Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1864-10-10 Williamsburg Brooklyn NY Eckford Club of Brooklyn Mutual Club of New York 19 - 23 Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1868-05-25 Brooklyn Brooklyn NY Atlantic Club of Brooklyn Athletic Club of Brooklyn 22 - 6 Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1868-06-01 Brooklyn Brooklyn NY Athletic Club of Brooklyn Atlantic Club of Brooklyn 18 - 44 Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1868-06-05 Brooklyn Brooklyn NY Eckford Club of Brooklyn Athletic Club of Brooklyn 60 - 3 Eric Miklich
Ballgame 1868-06-23 Brooklyn Brooklyn NY Athletic Club of Brooklyn Eckford Club of Brooklyn 11 - 29 Eric Miklich

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