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Picked Nine of Memphis vs. Bluff City – May, 1869

“Base Ball. The match game of of base ball which came off on Wednesday last [May 26, 1869], between the Bluff City base ball club and a picked nine, resulted in the defeat of the former by a score of … Continue reading

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1869 Base Ball Championship of the Southwest

Public Ledger (Memphis, TN) August 14, 1869 Base Ball — The Championship of the Southwest was decided in favor of New Orleans. A game of base ball was played at the Race Track yesterday afternoon by the Southern Base Ball … Continue reading

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