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The University Club Defeats the Lone Stars, Nov. 23, 1868

From the Nashville Union and American, Nov. 24, 1868. The University Club plays the Lone Star for the championship only two weeks after completing their defeat of the Arlington Club in a three game series. Notice that this article refers … Continue reading

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The University Club, 1868 County Champions

As mentioned in the previous post, the Arlington Club defeated the University Club in the first of three matches for the 1868 championship of Davidson County. The “Base Ball. The University and Arlington Base Ball Clubs played the final match … Continue reading

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The University and Arlington Clubs Meet, 1868

From the October 24, 1868 Nashville Union and American: “Base Ball. A match game for the championship was played yesterday between the Arlington and University clubs, resulting as follows: Arlington 33, University 16.” “University” probably referred to the University of … Continue reading

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University Championship Match and “What’s in a Name, Trix?”

From the Nashville Republican Banner, May 30, 1868, page 4. “Base Ball The University of Nashville and Lindsley Avenue Clubs played a match game yesterday for the University championship and a prize bat, resulting in the success of the former … Continue reading

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