Honus Wagner

Wagner Comes to Town…Again

24 Jul , 1937
Created by Aaron Mittler

Manager “Pep” Martin of the Gloversville Can-Amers planned today to give four of his star hurlers a crack at the Pittsburgh Pirates Monday.

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Cincinnati Reds at Parkhurst

14 Aug , 1923
Created by Aaron Mittler

George Burns and his team mates will arrive in Gloversville this afternoon, shortly before 2 o’clock. They played an exhibition game in Cincinnati yesterday afternoon against the Yankees but will be on hand for today’s game with the Elks.

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Honus Wagner & Team in Town

24 Jul , 1907
Created by Elizabeth Emery

This article dated 7/24/1907 recaps a game between the JAGs and the Pittsburgh (Pirates) Nationals, featuring future Hall of Fame player Honus Wagner, where the home team lost 5-0. Pittsburgh was en route to Philadelphia, for a game the next day, after playing a game in Boston the day before.   PITTSBURGERS TOOK THE GAME Score of 5 to 0 at the Close of the Ninth Inning,  After […]

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Planned Big League Games

27 Jun , 1907
Created by Elizabeth Emery

This article, dated 6-27-1907, explained that Manager Earl planned on bringing Big League Teams to the park, including Brooklyn and the Pirates (Nationals)

This is the first indication that HOF Honus Wagner came to town and this field.

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