Tag Archives: Stonewall Club of Edgefield

The Stonewall Defeat the Rock City 37-20, November 1866

From the Nov. 21, 1866 Nashville Republican Banner: “Base Ball.–A match game of Base Ball, for the Championship of Davidson County, was played yesterday afternoon between the Stonewall and Rock City Clubs, on the grounds of the latter club, in … Continue reading

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Rock City to Play Stonewalls for Davidson Co. Championship, 1867

From the Nashville Union and Dispatch, June 22, 1867. http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85038521/1867-06-22/ed-1/seq-3/ “Match Game for the Championship.– The Rock City and Stonewall Base Ball Clubs will play a match game for championship of Davidson county, on the grounds of the Stonewall club, … Continue reading

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Match game between the Eureka and Stonewall clubs, November 7th, 1866

“There will be a match game between the first nine of the Eureka and second nine of Stonewall Clubs, Wednesday the 7th, at two P.M., on the grounds of the Rock City, in Edgefield.” If I find discover the outcome … Continue reading

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Cumberland 56, Stonewall 43

On November 30, 1866, the Cumberland club defeated the Stonewall club by a score of 56 to 43. This appears to have been a very high scoring game, even by the standards of the time. “Base Ball–The match game of … Continue reading

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Tennessee State Championship Challenge, 1866

http://chroniclingamerica.loc.gov/lccn/sn85038521/1866-12-01/ed-1/seq-5.pdf On November 20, 1866, the Chattanooga Lookouts challenged the Nashville Cumberlands to play a Thanksgiving match for the state championship. The Cumberlands accepted, with the stipulation that the match be postponed until spring, as the baseball season was over. … Continue reading

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