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The Stars Versus Louisville Unions.


From the Louisville Courier-Journal, May 17, 1908


The Stars, considered to be a strong team of colored ball players, will play the Louisville Unions to-day at the park on Twenty-eighth street near Broadway. Both teams have yet to meet defeat, and the chances are there will be a warm battle. The game will be called at 3:30 o’clock. Line-up:


Positions

Michnu……………………… Catcher …………………………………….Smith

Bradley or Fonce…………… Pitcher ………………………………………Ohlendorf or Jones

Martin………………………. Shortstop …………………………………..Thomas

Embry………………………. First base ………………………………….. Thrope

Hardin ………………………Second base ………………………………Bell

West…………………………Third base ………………………………… Lyne

Wood………………………..Left field …………………………………. Carter

Rodgers…………………….. Center field ……………………………… Hines

Baymen ……………………. Right field ………………………………… Rors or Johnson


Image courtesy of Pixabay by LSauvage (no changes).

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