Doran's remarkable game

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Doran's remarkable game - A REMARKABLE GAME. We last week noticed the...
A REMARKABLE GAME. We last week noticed the great ball game played at New Haven ou the 30th ult. The New Haven Daily Journal gives a full description of the game, lroih which we extract the following : AHliniifrli flip cram vvaa lint rnllpfl un til 4 o'clock, the bleachers were filled to overflowing, ine management naa tan en great precautions to have room enouch for the crowd, hnr mire tho space was inadequate to the number of 1 1 .1 11 people who iurneu oui. js.opes were stretched from the ends of the bleachers around the field and it was not long before before they were being swayed back and forth by a struggling mass of humanity. from 3 o'clock tne people came in a steady stream and occupied every availar ble spot to see the struggle. They sat ou the rail fence in the outfield and fully three hundred perched on the high 1 il.i -1 -1 . 1 1 i , , icuix mat runs aioug me raiiroaa tracK. Thev were in dancer of beincr drnnnpd down on the car track at any moment, as the fence was by far too weak for its heavy load, but the cranks unmindful of i1. '.. J 1 1 J T ..... uieir uanger, neiu on wren a Cieam line grip and screeched in fiendish glee when.' ever tne chance ottered. The management management gave out the actual attendance as 6,133 people, but it was evident that there were more cresent than that num. ber Never before in the history of base ball in New Haven has such an enor mous crowd turned out rr n hall o-amp o-amp o-amp and never before in this city has a ball game oeen seen equal to the one ot yes terday. . New Haven did by far better work than the visitors, both at the bat and in the field, but owing to that article known all over in base ball as "luck," they were unable to score. From the time that Baker retired thp hnmp tpatn in tn first inning on three balls until the close 4. ...n 1 iji . . r , 1 . 11 nan a uame 01 pucners. uoran Knew that the team never seems to hit Baker, 1 and he also knew that the people looked 10 mm 10 neip mem out, ana right royally royally did our clever little "south -paw -paw twiner " send them to grass. Through out all those fourteen long innings he pucnea pnenomenal ball and only allowed allowed Baltimore two safe hits, and both 01 these were made by Ray, the visitors' best batter. To pla)'s would take an endless amount of iime as wen as room' out suthce it to say that it was a great game witnessed by a great crowa, ana jNew Haven still holds a great position, that of first place in the Atlantic association race. Mr. Doran was carried from the field on the shoulders of his admiring friends and his achievements are still the theme of base ball enthusiasts all over the country. His Athenian friends especial ly are proud of him. The Minneapolis Journal pays a former sale very place Fair .. ureal cents. a;er, 25 fieath bling 1 vorite easy suuwn cents. pany oy j. S20 rols. -rxir, our Gr, WUi 11. Syrup uuw burg, If tuMuui at lev Ralph iui The Are

Clipped from The Daily News13 Jun 1890, FriPage 6

The Daily News (Athens, Pennsylvania)13 Jun 1890, FriPage 6
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