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Baseball AND New Jersey
Finds entries that have both baseball and New Jersey

NJ OR New Jersey
Finds entries that have either NJ or New Jersey

Baseball AND (NJ OR New Jersey)
Finds entries that have baseball and then either NJ or New Jersey

Baseball AND NOT Wicket
Finds entries that have baseball in the text and not Wicket in the text

Finds entries with base, bases, baseball, and anything that starts with base

Finds entries with base-ball, base ball, and anything with base, a character, and then ball

Finds entries with base or bases

Finds entries with base ball, base-ball, baseball, and anything with base, a character or not, and then ball

Baseball.{0,30}[[:<:]]NY OR NY.{0,30}Baseball
Finds entries with baseball followed by NY within 30 characters and vice versa
[[:<:]] is used to prevent matching with, for example, many.
For advanced searches you may use patterns that work with MySQL's REGEXP patterns

“year” is a special word

year 1800-1839
Finds chronology entries, ballgames, clubs, and publications from 1800-1839

finds locations with a mile range

Within 5 miles of [Boston]
Finds chronology entries, ballgames, and clubs 5 miles from the center of Boston

text search for words female OR woman OR girl OR lady OR feminine

text search for words negro OR black OR coloured OR colored OR slave OR african


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Finds entries whose state field is NY

Finds games with 10 innings

Finds games with 10 or more innings

Finds games with between 5 and 8 innings

innings:5-8 AND state:NY
Finds games with between 5 and 8 innings in NY

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