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Nov 25

Baltimore vs. Washington 1885

The rivalry between Washington and Baltimore goes back many years, of course. Here is the first part of the 1885 version. Baltimore, managed by Billy Barnie played in the American Association while Washington found itself in the Eastern Association. In April Mark “Wud” Wood of the Sporting Life writes, “Billy Barnie of Baltimore has not …

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