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  • |Modern Address=Queens Village |Description=<p>now Queens Village, Queens</p>
    551 bytes (73 words) - 17:23, 5 December 2015
  • |Borough=Queens |Description=<p>Queens</p>
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  • |Borough=Queens |First in Location=Queens
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  • |Name=Irving v Picked Players from the Queens County Cricket Club in New York on 28 November 1861 |Away Team=Picked Players from the Queens County Cricket Club
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  • |Title=resistance to Sunday games in Queens; single admission double header ...t 2 P.M. promptly and the second within ten minutes after the close of the first contest, to allow time to remark the position lines. Only one admission wi
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  • |Name=in Brandon in 1884 ...this district indulged in a grand picnic... A game of baseball was played in the forenoon..."</p>
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  • |Borough=Queens |Description=<p>Queens</p>
    682 bytes (93 words) - 11:41, 26 June 2020
  • |Borough=Queens |Description=<p>probably Queens</p>
    690 bytes (95 words) - 11:40, 26 June 2020
  • |Borough=Queens |Description=<p>Queens</p>
    690 bytes (96 words) - 06:12, 28 June 2021
  • |Borough=Queens |Description=<p>Newtown now Elmhurst, in Queens</p>
    713 bytes (101 words) - 06:58, 24 June 2020
  • |Publisher=McGill-Queens University Press |Book=For the Love of the Game: Amateur Sport in Small-Town
    348 bytes (49 words) - 18:40, 28 July 2019
  • |Borough=Queens |First in Location=Middle Village, NY
    431 bytes (60 words) - 10:30, 6 December 2015
  • |Borough=Queens |First in Location=Astoria, NY
    399 bytes (57 words) - 11:06, 29 April 2020
  • |Borough=Queens |First in Location=Flushing, NY
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  • |City=Manhattan, Brooklyn, Bronx, Queens |Text=<p>"1855 -- seven clubs organized.&nbsp; In 1856 four more."</p>
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  • |Description=<p>modern Nassau County, then Queens</p> |First in Location=Minneola, NY
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  • ...ndorsement of the general management of club interests. Those who believe in maintaining Sunday and have respect for law should refuse their patronage t ...nion of Sunday ball playing in general, there is neither truth nor justice in the Mail’s charge about riot and disorder, as the Brooklyn Club would not
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  • |Name=in Flushing on 20 October 1858 ...all club has recently been formed in this village, and to-day played their first game. They played remarkably well considering—as to most of them the game
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  • ...e</em>, May 31, 1870, reports that the Forest Queens of Maysville beat the first nine of Ripley on Saturday last. And that tomorrow, the Shamrock and Stonew |First in Location=Maysville, KY
    703 bytes (106 words) - 05:10, 15 October 2013
  • |Title=English Baseball in London on March 25 1876 ...nt at another London swimming pool, this time the Paddington Public Baths, Queens-Road, Bayswater. According to a newspaper notice, a series of swimming race
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  • |Borough=Queens |First in Location=
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  • ...ith any National Agreement club during the entire season. The change made in the rule from five miles distant from the city line to five miles from the
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  • |Name=Manhasset v Flushing in Flushing on 14 November 1859 |Borough=Queens
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  • |Borough=Queens |First in Location=
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  • |Headline=Ball-Playing in Ontario ...lected back on earlier play - one of whom was on the local assessment roll in 1812.</p>
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  • |Name=Ravenswood v Picked Nine Club of Astoria in Astoria on 28 September 1861 |Borough=Queens
    974 bytes (138 words) - 11:39, 26 June 2020
  • |Name=Flushing v Astoria in Flushing on 26 October 1859 |Borough=Queens
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  • |Title=the American Association back at eight clubs; a club placed in Brooklyn; expansion draft ...on and add to its permanency the president was instructed to prepare bonds in the sum of $10,000 each to be filled out by each club, guaranteeing to play
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  • ...e</em>, May 31, 1870, reports that the Forest Queens of Maysville beat the first nine of Ripley on Saturday last.&nbsp;</p> <p>This is probably the Independents Club of Ripley, mentioned in the Portsmouth Daily Times, June 11, 1870.</p>
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  • |Borough=Queens |First in Location=
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  • |Borough=Queens |First in Location=
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  • ...merican and the Toronto Young Canadian baseball clubs competed in Canada's first intercommunity baseball game using the New York rules."</p> ...Manning, The Beaver Bites Back? American Popular Culture in Canada (McGill-Queens Press, 1993), page 155.</p>
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  • {{Other First |Name=First African-American Games
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  • ...between the Unknowns of Weeksville and the Henson Club of Jamaica (Queens) in Brooklyn, NY."</p> ...notice appeared in the <em>New York Anglo-African</em>, and was referenced in Leslie Heaphy's <span style="text-decoration: underline;">Negro League Base
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  • |Headline=First Admission Fees for Baseball? ...all Grounds at March Avenue and Rutledge Street in Brooklyn is opened, the first enclosed ball field to charge an admission fee."</p>
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  • |Borough=Queens ...efeat of the Henson Club by 15 runs.&nbsp; The return match will be played in this village on Saturday next, January 1st."</p>
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  • ...ase ball at Ridgewood, closed its session this afternoon [9/17] and handed in a large number if indictments. One of these is reported to be against the ...tion Company, in answer to the indictment found against the company by the Queens County Grand Jury for Sunday base ball playing at Ridgewood Park. The case
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  • |Borough=Queens ...al standard, and their opponents, although they batted well, did no better in the field.&nbsp; When the return match is played on the Union ground, we ha
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  • |Name=Newtown v Astoria in Astoria on 4 August 1860 |Borough=Queens
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  • |Description=<p>From Protoball Entry #[[1859.41]] &ndash; First Game in Canada Played by New York Rules?</p> ...68-41. Note: Are there any earlier claims for the first Knicks-style game in Canada?</p>
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  • ...blous fellow to the in-door Professors.&nbsp; They found nothing classical in his 'bacchant ar.'&nbsp; They loved him not, and wished him far away."</p> ..., December 16, 1835, page 2, column 2.&nbsp; [B] Also found by David Block in&nbsp;<em>Long Island Star,</em> December 31, 1835.</p>
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  • |First Newspaper Mention=1859/04/01 |First Newspaper Mention Date Type=Month
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  • {{Other First |Name=First Admission Fee for Baseball
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  • |Borough=Queens <p>(SOT: &ldquo;&hellip; both new Clubs. The ground in Broadway was well filled with spectators and carriages, ladies from both pl
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  • ...er midnight train), highly pleased with the Atlantic Club, of Jamaica, and in the best of spirits (champagne).”)</p> |Borough=Queens
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  • |Description=In 1862, a baseball rules dispute played out between an umpire and a Brooklyn ..., it is only natural that not everyone will agree with an umpire's ruling. In fact, the history of baseball rule disputes dates back almost 150 years ago
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  • ...ca (Queens County, NY)&nbsp;well before the New York game began its spread in the mid 1850s.</p> ...ogswell) who played the game in the early 1850s exchanged letters about it in 1905, both of them early members of the Knickerbocker Club.&nbsp; (Excerpts
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  • ...of nine players on a side, and of only five innings.  Other players joined in as some left, and more innings were played, but it was only a regular game ...(<i>Wilkes’ Spirit of the Times:</i> “Considerable interest was manifested in this trial, and a very fair audience gathered upon the grounds to witness i
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