Ogden Club of Chicago

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Nick Name Ogden
Earliest Known Date 1865
Location Chicago, IL, United States
Nine Class Senior

The Chicago Tribune, June 8, 1865, has an ad for the Ogden Base Ball Club, which was organized June 5th. The club plays at the Ogden Skating Park (aka Ogden Park, corner of Ontario and Michigan).

Same, Aug. 26, 1865, under the headline "Base Ball," notes the Atlantic and Ogden clubs are to play Saturday on the Ogden's grounds, foot of Ontario St.


The Chicago Tribune, June 8, 1865; Aug. 26, 1865

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Found by Bruce Allardice
Entered by Bruce Allardice

Win/Loss Records As Far As We Now Know

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Year Games Wins Losses Ties
1865 1 Played 0 Won 0 Lost 0 Tied


Page Date City Borough State Team 1 Team 2 Score First in Contributor
Ballgame 1865-08 Chicago IL Ogden Club of Chicago Atlantic Club of Chicago Bruce Allardice
Ballgame 1865-08-26 Chicago IL Atlantic Club of Chicago Ogden Club of Chicago Bruce Allardice

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