The San Jose 'city team' v Team of American filmmakers in May 1923

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Date of Game May 1923
Location San Jose, Costa Rica
Home Team  Add Club Page The San Jose 'city team'
Away Team  Add Club Page Team of American filmmakers
Description

The Greensboro (NC) Record, May 16, 1923, reports that a Paramount film company making a film in San Jose, Costa Rica, "played two games of baseball with the city team, winning one and losing one." From this it appears that San Jose already had baseball. Costa Rica hosted the Central American "Olympics" at the end of 1924, which included matches of baseball. According to the Spanish language "Prensa" of NYC, January 8, 1925, under the headline "Los Atletas de Los EE", the Nicaraguan team at these Olympics beat a team of US sailors. The article gives the names of the Nicaraguan team, and does not mention teams of other countries.

Sources

The Greensboro (NC) Record, May 16, 1923

Found by Bruce Allardice
First in Location Costa Rica



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