Park History

Jim Walsh Jersey Donated

14 Mar , 2013
Created by Elizabeth Emery

One great local player was James Walsh, who pitched for the Twin Cities, Knox Gelatines, Buckskins and All Johnstown teams and whose original uniform graces our museum.

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Passing of a Legend/ GLL Begins

9 Dec , 1955
Created by Aaron Mittler

The recent death of John Honus Wagner, Pittsburgh’s all-time great shortstop, brings back memories to areas old timers who recall the outstanding performances of the ” Dutchman” on the diamond.

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Gloversville/Johnstown Rivalry

16 Aug , 1924
Created by Aaron Mittler

In one of the slowest games played on Parkhurst field this season the All Johnstown defeated the All Gloversville aggregation last night by the score of 6 to 2.

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Fraternal League at Parkhurst

24 May , 1924
Created by Aaron Mittler

The Fraternal baseball league was of to an auspicious start when the Knights of Columbus defeated the Eagles by a score of 7 to 3 in a five inning game on Parkhurst field last night.

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HOF Roush Plays Parkhurst

14 Aug , 1923
Created by Elizabeth Emery

Edd J. Roush (May 8, 1893 – March 21, 1988) was elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1962.

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