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On this date in 1845

Post by sabrjay on Thu Oct 09, 2014 4:22 pm

...the first baseball game recorded in scorebook of Knickerbocker Base Ball Club. Alex Cartwright plays, William R. Wheaton umps.


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Post by Z-NUT on Wed Oct 15, 2014 8:52 pm

I believe the Curry on there is Duncan Curry.

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Post by Z-NUT on Wed Oct 15, 2014 8:55 pm

Really sticks in my craw that guys like Duncan Curry, James Whyte Davis, etc. aren't in the Hall of Fame as pioneers of the sport. The hockey HOF has a builders category. It's about time baseball did too.

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