Diamond State Base Ball Club of Wilmington
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|Nick Name||Diamond State Base Ball Club|
|Earliest Known Date||Monday, October 2, 1865|
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|Location||Wilmington, DE, United States|
The Diamond State Base Ball Club was organized in Wilmington, Delaware, on October 2, 1865 in the office of attorney and first club president, Levi C. Bird.
The Diamond State Club of Wilmington, Delaware, is listed on page 507 in The Book of American Pastimes, by Charles Peverly. The delegates to the National Convention were S.H. Edgar and W.D. Mendenhall.
Summaries of the club's play by season can be accessed through the following links:
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|First in Location||Wilmington, DE|
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Win/Loss Records As Far As We Now Know
Warning: Users should not rely on a team's won-loss record as a reflection of its "standing" among all base ball clubs. Team schedules were not balanced, and a good record against mostly weak opponents does not signify a leading club.
|1865||1 Played||0 Won||0 Lost||0 Tied|
|1867||1 Played||1 Won||0 Lost||0 Tied|
|Page||Date||City||Borough||State||Team 1||Team 2||Score||First in||Contributor|
|Ballgame||1865-11-04||New Castle||DE||Lenapi Club of New Castle||Diamond State Base Ball Club of Wilmington||DE||Bruce Allardice|
|Ballgame||1867-07-11||Wilmington||DE||Diamond State Base Ball Club of Wilmington||Wawasset Club of Wilmington||40 - 29||Wilmington, DE||Bruce Allardice|
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