Eckford Club of Brooklyn v Union Club of Morrisania on 15 October 1856

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Date of Game Wednesday, October 15, 1856
Location Harlem, Manhattan, NY, United States
Field Red House
Home Team Eckford Club of Brooklyn
Away Team Union Club of Morrisania
Score 22 - 6
Innings 4
Game Officials Referee, T.G. Van Cott (Gotham); Umpire Union, J.A. Henry; Umpire Eckford, H. Haight (E. Miklich)
NY Rules Likely

(4 innings – return match)

(PSOT: “A bad closing mate: this for a young club like the Union; but if they practice with perseverance before the next season, they can and will do better.”)


(1) “Union vs. Eckford,” NYC, vol. 4, no. 27 (25 Oct 1856), p. 211, col. [xx]

(2) “Base Ball,” PSOT, vol. 1, no. 8 (25 Oct 1856), p. 133, col. 2

(3) NYSM list (Union = 7 runs)

(4) Peverelly, pp. 49 & 73

(5) Wright, pp. 5 & 6

“Eckford vs Union,” Mears BBS, vol. 1a (1853-1859), p. 7, col. 2 (E. Miklich)

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1856 - 10-15; New York Clipper - 10-25; p 211, col 4.jpg
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Found by Craig Waff
Submission Note Image upload - E. Miklich
Players Locality Local
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Entry Origin Url Tab:Greater New York City#date1856-10-15


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