Friday, March 5, 2010

June 26, 1891

The Plattsburgh Sentinel - Friday, June 26, 1891

--The ball game at Rouses Point between the Keesevilles and Beverwycks, resulted in a score of 2 to 1 in favor of the latter. A return game will be played at Keeseville next Monday, June 29th.

--Hotel Champlain will have a stronger base-ball team this season than it had last year. It is said, that several of the "Cuban Giants" have been secured to serve in the new team, to be known as "The Champlains." The team is made up of the following men: C. Page, p. and rf.; T. Gee, c.; H. Murray 1b. and p.; D. Davis, 2b.; Holmes, 3b.; H. Steward, ss.; G. Jackson, lf.; B. Boyd, cf.; Chappell, p.