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- 04/02/17 The Giants First Played Ball Here in 1887 - posted by Paul 'Lefty' Judge
The Giants First Played Ball Here in 188704/02/17
posted by Paul 'Lefty' Judge
WNP member and Baseball researcher extraordinaire Angus Macfarlane has been working deep in the trenches of early San Francisco athletic history. He’s dug up the fact that in 1887 the Giants played winter ball on the Haight Street Grounds. Way to go, Angus!
The rediscovered Giants’ ‘Winter Season’ in SF 130 years ago
By Sam Whiting, SF Chronicle April 2, 2017