Monday, January 17, 2011

July 10, 1868

The Plattsburgh Sentinel - Friday, July 10, 1868

-- In the game of base ball between the "Rough and Ready" club of Chazy and the "Frontier" club of Champlain on the fourth, the former won by a score of 51 to 5. This was the first game ever played by the Champlain Club.

Sunday, January 16, 2011

April 25, 1867

The Plattsburgh Sentinel - Thursday, April 25, 1867

A new Base Ball Club, called the "Independent," has been organized in Plattsburgh, with the following officers: President, E. Holcomb; Vice President, J. D. Evans; Secretary, G. W. Watson; Treasurer, J. W. Weaver; Field Directors, J. Clock, F. McCadden and H. Ransom.

Saturday, January 15, 2011

September 23, 1892

The Plattsburgh Sentinel - Friday, September 23, 1892

--The citizens defeated the soldiers in a base ball game played on the parade grounds, Wednesday, by a score of 15 to 12.

Friday, January 14, 2011

March 18, 1892

The Plattsburgh Sentinel - Friday, March 18, 1892

--The Ogdensburg Journal says there is some talk of forming a base ball association including clubs from Ogdensburg, Malone, Rouses Point, Ottowa, Montreal and St. Albans.