A, J & G Park

Jim Walsh Jersey Donated

  Parkhurst Field continued host local great local ball for decades from 1910 through the 1940’s 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. He was...

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Passing of a Legend/ GLL Begins

PAGE 8-LEADER HERALD Gloversville and Johnstown,  Friday,  December 9,  1955/  JIGGER SPORTS by JIGGER THOMPSON 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...

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Gloversville/Johnstown Rivalry

This article dated 8/16/1924 recaps last night‟s game on Parkhurst Field featuring the local Gloversville team vs the Knox Gelatines of Johnstown. The game was the fourth of a series of games played between the two teams. The game drew 400-600 fans. The next game...

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Fraternal League at Parkhurst

This article dated 5/14/1924 recaps last night‟s inaugural game of the Fraternal Baseball League in Gloversville between the Knights of Columbus and the Eagles. Among other teams included was the American Legion, the Masons and the Adelphi Social and Athletic Club. The Knights of Columbus were allowed to...

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