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 1889 World Series - NYG vs. BRO - Baseball-Reference.com
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1889 World Series - NYG vs. BRO - Baseball-Reference.com
You Are Here > Baseball-Reference.com > Postseason > 1889 World Series
www.baseball-reference.com /postseason/1889_WS.shtml   (1005 words)

  
 1889 Brooklyn Bridegrooms Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
Statistics may come from our work, the Baseball Databank, or other sources including SABR.org.
You Are Here > Baseball-Reference.com > Teams > Los Angeles Dodgers > 1889 Statistics / Transactions
www.baseball-reference.com /teams/BRO/1889.shtml   (197 words)

  
 Spalding Base Ball Guides
It featured editorials from baseball writers on the state of the game, statistics, photographs, and analysis of the previous season for all the Major League teams and for many of the so-called minor leagues across the nation.
Spalding’s Official Base Ball Guide was perhaps the premier publication of its day for the game of baseball.
The 15 Spalding’s Official Base Ball Guides included in this online collection were published between 1889 and 1939.
memory.loc.gov /ammem/spaldinghtml   (197 words)

  
 SABR UK Examiner no.3: Baseball - Made In Britain
This is how Derby County's soccer ground came to be known as the Baseball Ground after its construction in 1889.
There is published evidence that "baseball" was a term in common use in Britain as early as 1748.
According to Bob Evans, Welsh journalist and historian, the game of baseball was taken to America by John Chadwick, a native of south-west England, in 1772.
www.sabruk.org /examiner/03/madeinbritain.html   (737 words)

  
 The Baseball Ground, Derby, Derbyshire - Photographs and History of the former DCFC ground
Francis Ley,a local industrialist at the time had introduced the game of Baseball to Derby after a trip to America in 1889.
The baseball ground became the permanent home of Derby County in 1895, when the footballing section of Derbyshire Cricket Club decided it could perform better if it moved from the Racecourse (Nottingham road).
The first floodlit baseball ground match was against Notts County in 1953.
www.derbyphotos.co.uk /special/the_bbg.htm   (1388 words)

  
 HistoryLink-- Fun and Travel
Seattle Aquarium Slide Show, Part 2: From the Great Fire to the Great Depression, 1889-1930s: This is Part 2 of a three-part Slide Show photo essay on the history of the Seattle Aquarium and its neighborhood beginning in 1841 through the present day.
A Slide Show History of Early Baseball in Washington: A HistoryLink Baseball Memories Slide Show by Seattle Baseball historian David Eskenazi recounting early baseball in Washington.
Seattle Rainiers Roll of Honor - A Slide Show: In the spring of 1954, Seattle baseball fans were asked to vote for their all-time favorite Seattle Rainiers.
www.historylink.org /fun_and_travel/index.cfm   (1388 words)

  
 HickokSports.com - Biography - Connie Mack
Mack was involved in major league baseball, as a player, manager, and owner, for far longer than anyone else in the sport's history.
Mack's record as a manager reflects the fact that the Athletics had more hard times than good times during his tenure: He won 3,731 games and lost 3,948, a winning percentage of.486.
He joined the NL's Washington team as a catcher at the end of the 1886 season and remained through 1889, then jumped to Buffalo in the Players' League in 1890.
www.hickoksports.com /biograph/mackconnie.shtml   (475 words)

  
 Baseball Almanac - The Corner of the Dugout : Baseball's Color Line: August 10, 1883
By 1889 Walker was the only black remaining in the high minor leagues, and soon after the color line was firmly in place throughout professional baseball.
"Baseball's Color Line: August 10, 1883" was the basis for a speech David Fleitz used on July 17, 1993 at the Ohio Baseball Hall of Fame in Maumee, Ohio!
In the early 1880s there was no official color line in professional baseball, although no blacks had yet played in the National League.
www.baseball-almanac.com /corner/c042001d.shtml   (1640 words)

  
 Baseball's Triple Plays
Richard Hershberger, on September 12th, provided information to complete nine triple plays (7/26/1882, 6/13/1885, 8/14/1886, 8/31/1886, 7/7/1888, 8/5/1889, 7/21/1892, 5/20/1914, and 5/26/1915).
On June 12th Cliff Blau sent in information on six triple plays, five of which were complete data.
On June 17th Cliff Blau provided information on seven triple plays, four of which were complete data.
tripleplays.sabr.org   (731 words)

  
 Professional Baseball Franchises
OLVERINES (I) League: NL 1881-1888, Int'l Assoc 1889-1890
Franchise: Mmoved to Easter League in 1886, disbanded during 1886 season.
Franchise: Charter franchise, assumed major league status 1914.
www.kypris.com /Baseball/bb-franchiseInfo.html   (731 words)

  
 Jimmy Ryan (baseball player)
James Edward Ryan (born February 11, 1863 in Clinton, MA, died October 26, 1923 in Chicago, IL) was a baseball player for Chicago (1985-1889, 1891-1900), Chicago Pirates (1890), and the Washington Senators (1902-1903).
Ryan, a power hitting outfielder, occasionally made made pitching appearances throughout his career.
He hit for the cycle on July 28, 1888.
pedia.newsfilter.co.uk /wikipedia/j/ji/jimmy_ryan__baseball_player_.html   (731 words)

  
 Illinois Travel Planning Tour Guide to Attractions Tours Trips
ROCK ISLAND – Born here in Rock Island were baseball player Joe McGinnity in 1871, actor Roger Imhof in 1875, actor Fred Warren in 1889, comedian Joe Frisco in 1890, actor Eddie Albert in 1908, actress Helen Mack in 1913, actress Baby Peggy Montgomery in 1917, and actress June Haver in 1926.
DECATUR – Born here in Decatur were baseball manager Chuck Dressen in 1898, film director of photography William Clothier in 1903, baseball player Art Scharein in 1905, baseball player George Scharein in baseball player Walter "Boom Boom" Beck in 1904, baseball player Hobie Landrith in 1930, and baseball player Del Unser in 1944.
DANVILLE – Born here in Danville, Illinois were baseball player Al Myers in 1863, circus clown Harry Le Pearl in 1885, actor Morris Ankrum in 1896, singer Helen Morgan in 1900, musician Bobby Short in 1924, actor Jerry Van Dyke in 1931,, and baseball player Jim Marshall in 1932.
yourhometown.org /page14.html   (731 words)

  
 Baseball at the 1956 Summer Olympics - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Though it was nominally the "foreign" demonstration sport of that Olympiad, Australia had a long history of baseball dating back to at least 1889.
Baseball was again a demonstration sport at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne.
The Australians were the first to field a full team in an exhibition match against the United States, represented by a detachment from the US Far East Command.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Baseball_at_the_1956_Summer_Olympics   (731 words)

  
 Jules Cheret French Advertising Poster Le Pays des Fees Exposition Universelle 1889 Jules Cheret French Advertising Posters.
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Jules Cheret French Advertising Poster Le Pays des Fees Exposition Universelle 1889 Jules Cheret French Advertising Posters.
Jules Cheret French Advertising Poster: Le Pays des Fees Exposition Universelle 1889
www.rainfall.com /posters/Cheret/27105.htm   (731 words)

  
 Bullet joe rogan - Network Live
Bullet Joe Rogan: Negro Baseball Leagues Biography 1889-1967 Bullet Joe Rogan 1889-1967 An outstanding pitcher with a tremendous fastball...
Bullet Joe Rogan 1889-1967 An outstanding pitcher with a tremendous fastball, a fine curve and good control, andquot;Bulletandquot; Rogan was a star for the Kansas City Monarchs for...
Wilbur andquot;Bulletandquot; Joe Rogan Born in Oklahoma City in 1889, Rogan pitched briefly for the Kansas City Colored Giants and then joined the military in 1911...
bullet_joe_rogan.networklive.org   (731 words)

  
 Chris von der Ahe - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Von der Ahe noticed that a number of his patrons visited the saloon after a baseball game, so in 1882, he bought the bankrupt and scandal-ridden St. Louis baseball franchise for $1,800 and joined the American Association baseball league.
Louis Browns from 1902-1954 had no connection to von der Ahe's team aside from the name, which was designed to invoke the memory of the 1885-1889 era.
With his bushy mustache, showmanship and exaggerated German accent, Von der Ahe was the first baseball owner with an significant public persona, the predecessor of Bill Veeck and Charlie Finley in this regard.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Chris_von_der_Ahe   (650 words)

  
 MSN Encarta - Search Results - Joe Rogan
Rogan, Joe (1889-1964), American baseball player, a dominant pitcher and successful manager in the Negro Leagues.
Larry Doby, who became the first black player in the American League just a few months after Jackie Robinson broke major league baseball's color barrier in 1947, was elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame on March 3, 1998.
Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum, National : inductees : Rogan, Joe, 1998: 1998: Baseball: Veterans Committee Elects Four to Hall of Fame
ca.encarta.msn.com /Joe_Rogan.html   (137 words)

  
 My Life in the Old Army: Excerpt
After a world tour to promote the game in 1888 and 1889, he was convinced, having seen no other game played in other countries that "bore even the slightest resemblance"(10) to baseball.
Albert G. Spalding, the sporting-goods mogul, who organized in the late nineteenth century the company that still bears his name, was a rabid supporter of baseball and had argued for years that baseball was a uniquely American game, having been invented in this country.
Each member of the committee was either intimately associated with baseball, being either a team or league president, or was associated with Albert Spalding's sporting-goods business.
www.tamu.edu /upress/books/1998/chancex.htm   (3734 words)

  
 Heritage and History
The Walker brothers excelled at baseball and played on the college baseball team while attending Oberlin College.
Walker played until 1889, for teams in Cleveland, Waterbury, Syracuse, and Newark.
Several other African Americans, including Fleet Walker's brother, Weldy, played Major League baseball during this time frame, in the face of mounting sentiment that Major League baseball should be open only to white players.
www.harrisoncountyohio.org /trh/heritage_museums_historicalsites/heritage.htm   (3734 words)

  
 Handbook of Texas Online: TEXAS LEAGUE
The Texas League is one of the oldest, most colorful and historic circuits in organized baseball.
As of 1994 only three Texas cities, San Antonio, El Paso, and Midland, were part of the eight-team loop, and there have been only fifteen years in which the Texas League has had an exclusively Texan makeup throughout the season: 1889-90, 1892, 1896-99, 1902-03, 1905-07, and 1912-14.
The Corsicana Oilers of 1902 formed one of the legendary teams of minor league baseball, winning twenty-seven consecutive games, including a record-setting 51 to 3 defeat of Texarkana in which the catcher hit eight home runs.
www.tsha.utexas.edu /handbook/online/articles/view/TT/xot1.html   (3734 words)

  
 PENINSULA PILOTS
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jgrahamtwo.tripod.com /peninsulaprobaseballhalloffame/id14.html   (3734 words)

  
 Spalding Base Ball Guides
Spalding’s Official Base Ball Guide was perhaps the premier publication of its day for the game of baseball.
It featured editorials from baseball writers on the state of the game, statistics, photographs, and analysis of the previous season for all the Major League teams and for many of the so-called minor leagues across the nation.
The 15 Spalding’s Official Base Ball Guides included in this online collection were published between 1889 and 1939.
memory.loc.gov /ammem/spaldinghtml   (3734 words)

  
 Charlie Bell Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac
Bell was 21 years old when he broke into the big leagues on October 13, 1889, with the Kansas City Blues, and his Major League Baseball stats for every season he played, along with his career totals are on this page.
C harlie Bell's biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable) career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this Charlie Bell baseball statistics page.
Did you know that you can compare Charlie Bell to other rookies who also had their Major League debut during the 1889 American Association season ?
www.baseball-almanac.com /players/player.php?p=bellch01   (3734 words)

  
 Bug Holliday Baseball Statistics by Baseball Almanac
Holliday was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 17, 1889, with the Cincinnati Red Stockings.
His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Bug Holliday baseball statistics page.
Did you know that you can compare Bug Holliday to other rookies who also had their Major League debut during the 1889 American Association season?
www.baseball-almanac.com /players/player.php?p=hollibu01   (258 words)

  
 John Carney Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac
Carney was 22 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 24, 1889, with the Washington Senators.
His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive John Carney baseball stats page.
Did you know that you can compare John Carney to other rookies who also had their Major League debut during the 1889 National League season?
www.baseball-almanac.com /players/player.php?p=carnejo01   (298 words)

  
 Amos Rusie Baseball Stats by Baseball Almanac
Rusie was 18 years old when he broke into the big leagues on May 9, 1889, with the Indianapolis Hoosiers, and his Major League Baseball stats for every season he played, along with his career totals are on this page.
Amos Rusie's biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable) career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this Amos Rusie baseball statistics page.
Did you know that you can compare Amos Rusie to other rookies who also had their Major League debut during the 1889 National League season?
baseball-almanac.com /players/player.php?p=rusieam01   (307 words)

  
 Encyclopedia: John Gaffney
John H. Gaffney ( June 29, 1855- August 8, 1913), nicknamed the "King of Umpires" and "Honest John", was an American umpire and manager in Major League Baseball.
Gaffney later umpired in the 1888 and 1889 championship series, and again for three games in the 1892 NL championship series, for a total of 37 postseason games – a 19th-century record.
He was baseball's first great umpire, and played a pioneering role in the use of multiple umpires in baseball games.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/John-Gaffney   (307 words)

  
 Football games at Eastern Park, Brooklyn
•The Coney Island and Brooklyn Railway, the first electric streetcar route (converted from horse cars 1890) passed in front of Eastern Park; The Jamaica and Brooklyn Road Company, a heavy suburban traction line began 1889.
Baseball park of the Brooklyn Bridegrooms (Dodgers) (N.L.) 1891-1897.
•1891-1897-Home of the (baseball) National League Brooklyn team.
www.mindspring.com /~luckyshow/football/ep.htm   (338 words)

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