American Football, Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Junior Flag Football, Little League, Mini Basketball, Options Unlimited Childrens Sports Scheme Dun Laoghaire VEC

Options Unlimited Junior Flag Football, Basketball and Baseball, Ballybrack and Loughlinstown 1986

Report A new scheme, Options Unlimited, was launched in the Ballybrack and Loughlinstown areas of South Co. Dublin on 30 June 1986, by Dun Laoghaire VEC, which offered a wide variety of sports for up to 1,500 children, including Flag Football (a non-contact version of American Aootball, like Tag Rugby), Basketball and Baseball. It was… Continue reading Options Unlimited Junior Flag Football, Basketball and Baseball, Ballybrack and Loughlinstown 1986

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International Baseball in Ireland – US Navy Exhibition Match (1917) Re-enactment 2017

Result DateHome TeamAway Team100th AnniversaryVenue: Mardyke, UCC25.07.2017Cork Rebel Alliance3UCC All Americans3US Navy Baseball Match in Ireland 100th Anniversary Re-enactment - 25 July 2017 [Ref: 3] Report On the 100th Anniversary exactly of the US Navy's Exhibition game in University College Cork, on exactly the same place, American Students studying at a Summer Camp in UCC,… Continue reading International Baseball in Ireland – US Navy Exhibition Match (1917) Re-enactment 2017

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Major League Baseball in Ireland – Chicago White Stockings Tour of Ireland 1889

Results DateHome TeamAway TeamGame 1Venue: NICC, Belfast03.1889All-America Club9Chicago White Stockings8Game 2Venue: Landsdowne Rd, Dublin27.03.1889Chicago White Stockings3All-America Club5Major League Baseball in Ireland - Chicago White Stockings Tour 1889 [Ref: 1] Report Following on from the first Major League Tour of Ireland and Britain in 1874, a tour was organised by A.G. Spalding as part of a… Continue reading Major League Baseball in Ireland – Chicago White Stockings Tour of Ireland 1889

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Major League Baseball in Ireland – Boston Red Stockings v Philadelphia Athletics 1874

Results DateHome TeamGamesAway TeamGamesTwo-Game SeriesVenue: Dublin24.08.1874Boston Red Stockings1Philadelphia Athletics1Major League Baseball in Ireland - Boston Red Stockings v Philadelphia Athletics 1874 [Ref: 1] Report Naturally, given the links between America and Ireland, Britain and France, the three countries got the biggest promotion of Baseball in the late Nineteenth and early twentieth centuries when Professional Baseball… Continue reading Major League Baseball in Ireland – Boston Red Stockings v Philadelphia Athletics 1874

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Baseball Internationals in Ireland – America v Canada 1917

Results DateHome TeamAway TeamGame 1Venue: Dublin27.10.1917America6Canada10Game 2Venue: Belfast31.10.1917Canada5America5International Baseball in Ireland - America v Canada 1917 [Ref: 1] Box-Score 31 October 1917 123456789ExtraTotalCanada01102000105America20010000205Baseball International Belfast 31 October 1917 - Canada v America Box-Score [Ref: 1] Teams 31 October 1917 PositionAmericaCanadaPitcherStanleyDoyleCatcherVannaisLangdonFirst BaseChapinLatimerSecond BaseLeoReidThird BaseGreenEdmundsenCentre FieldCouedBiglardRight FieldVan DyneJohnsonLeft FieldMcLeodLoskeyShort StopHumphreysMaddockBaseball International in Ireland 1917 - Amercan and… Continue reading Baseball Internationals in Ireland – America v Canada 1917

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International Baseball in Ireland – USS Trippe 7 USS Melville 6 – 1917

Result DateHome TeamAway TeamExhibition MatchVenue: Mardyke, UCC25.07.1917USS Trippe7USS Melville6Baseball International Exhibition Match in Ireland 1917 [Ref: 1-2] Report A match, suggested by Admiral Sims, was played on the grounds of University College Cork, was played in aid of a wartime charity by two US Naval Vessels: USS Trippe and USS Melville. Despite being delayed by… Continue reading International Baseball in Ireland – USS Trippe 7 USS Melville 6 – 1917

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Baseball Amateur World Series (1903) Re-enactment 2003

Result DateHome TeamAway TeamWorld Series 19031903Lennons (Illinois)18Whytes (Indiana)1Re-enactment 200306.2003Lennons3Whytes12Baseball Ireland World Series (1903) Re-enactment 2003 [Ref: 1] Report South Roscommon witnessed its first ever game of Baseball in June 2003, on the 100th Anniversary of the World Series of 1903 between the Lennons of Joliet, Illinois and the Whytes of Indiana. The Amateur World Series… Continue reading Baseball Amateur World Series (1903) Re-enactment 2003

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Ulster Open Baseball Championship 2015

Ulster Open Baseball Championship Trophy [Ref: 19] Final Standings PosTeamPWLTRFRA1Dublin City Hurricanes $54004382Dublin Spartans531146153Baseball Scotland531125124Belfast Hornets $522010155Cavan Comets 52129276Belfast North Stars $513016287Liverpool Trojans $512117368Tonbridge Baseball Club 50412550Ulster Baseball Championship Final Standings 2015 [Ref: Compiled from Results in 1-18] Note: $ Match Results currently unknown. Playoffs DateHome TeamAway TeamPlate Semi-Finals21.06.2015Cavan Comets6Liverpool Trojans621.06.2015Belfast North Stars8Tonbridge BC47-8 Place21.06.2015Liverpool… Continue reading Ulster Open Baseball Championship 2015

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Baseball Ireland Little League 2006

Baseball Ireland Logo [Ref: 1] League Table  PWLFFGBPtsPortstewart Eagles      Kerry Green Sox       Playoff Results DateHome Team Away Team  Final   30.09.2006Portstewart Eagles12Kerry Green Sox230.09.2006Portstewart Eagles8Kerry Green Sox4 Regular Season Results DateHome Team Away Team  Images Baseball Ireland (2017) Baseball Ireland Logo Car Sticker [Internet] http://www.baseballireland.com/images/carsticker.jpg [Accessed 1 May 2017] Websites Portstewart Eagles eTeamz Website (2006) Portstewart Eagles win first All_Ireland Youth… Continue reading Baseball Ireland Little League 2006

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Little League Ireland 2005

Little League Ireland Logo [Ref: 1] League Table  PWLFFGBPtsPortstewart Eagles2200- Portrush Mustangs20202.0  Playoff Results DateHome Team Away Team  Regular Season Results DateHome Team Away Team  Week   18.06.2005Portstewart Eagles7Portrush Mustangs118.06.2005Portstewart Eagles5Portrush Mustangs3 References Images [1] Little League Ireland | Wayback Machine (2003) Little League Ireland [Logo] [Internet] Available from: https://web.archive.org/web/20040922180759im_/http://www.parkpanthers.littleleagueireland.org/Little%20League%20Ireland.GIF %5BAccessed 13 January 2020] Websites Portstewart Eagles eTeamz Website (2005)Baseball Matches in June - Friday,… Continue reading Little League Ireland 2005