By KERRY MINOR The Leader-Herald GLOVERSVILLE – Parkhurst Field is going after a state Consolidated Funding Application to help realize a goal of transforming the Little League field into a destination location for traveling teams. The Parkhurst Field Foundation is planning a $2.3 million renovation to the 110- year-old field that has hosted hall of […]
This advertisement dated 6/15/1923 promotes an upcoming game featuring the Brooklyn Royal Giants Negro League team against the local Elks team at Parkhurst Field. The Brooklyn team made many appearances at our Park over the years and were always a good draw for spectators.
George Burns, former Giants’ star outfielder and the greatest leadoff man in the game, now with the Cincinnati Reds, has the distinction of being the first Big Leaguer to have a KEN-WEL NEVERIP GLOVE made in his own model