Schedule 2007

2007 Results

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Most games are free to spectators and great fun for the young and old. Spectators often “get into the spirit” and play their roles as fashionable patrons of the era.
Many games support local causes or are also part of historical festivals as well.

2007 KENT BASE BALL CLUB
Overall record 22-5-1 (Kents 21-4 / Pioneers 1-1-1). Three tournament titles won or shared.
Saturday, January 27th – 7 p.m. Winter Meeting > CR Rec Center @ 3450 36th St SE (just south of 36th off Shaffer)
Friday, April 13Sunday, April 15  Vintage Base Ball Association Conference @ Douglas, Michigan
Saturday, May 6 – 1:30 p.m. vs. Fallasburg Cubs @ Fallasburg Village > Kents 19 – Cubs 5 / Kents 7 – Cubs 1
Sunday, May 20th & June 3rd – Practice sessions 2:00 p.m. @ John Ball Park
Saturday, June 9 – 9 a.m. start, games all day
Silas K. Pierce Cup (State of Michigan Championship) @John Ball Park in Grand Rapids
1860 Rules:
House of David Echoes, Chicago Salmon, Douglas Dutchers, Fallasburg Cubs/Coopersville Muldoons, Ludington Mariners, Midland River Dogs, Kent Pioneers, Wahoo Base Ball Club of Royal Oak
> Pioneers 12 – Echoes 7 / Wahoos 6 – Pioneers 5 / Pioneers 7 – Mariners 7
Dutchers and River Hogs finish 2-0-1 and share 1860 championship
1867 Rules:
Akron Black Stockings, Bay City Independents, Kent Base Ball Club, Sheridan Dandies
> Black Stockings 13 – Kents 9 / Kents 6 – Dandies 4 / Kents 14 – Independents 4
Kents, Black Stockings and Mariners all finish at 2-1 and share the 1867 championship
Saturday, June 30 – 11 a.m. vs. Ludington Mariners @ White Pine Village – Mason County Hall of Fame
> Kents 10 – Ludington Mariners 12 / Kents 13 – Bonneyville Millers 8
Sunday, July 15 – 2 p.m. vs. Bay City Independents @ Bay City > Kents 16 – Independents 12
Sunday, July 29 – 1 p.m. vs. House of David Echoes @ St. Mary’s House of David >Kents 9 – Echoes 5 / Kents 9 – Echoes 2
Saturday, August 4 – 1 p.m. vs. Sidney Stars @ Heritage Festival > Kents 11 – Stars 4 / Kents 8 – Fallasburg Cubs 20
Friday, August 10 – Sunday, August 12 – all day
Silver Ball Tournament @ Mumford, New York
> Kents 12 – Mumford Excelsiors 0 / Kents 10 – Rochester Grangers 5 / Kents 13 – New York Knickerbockers 8 / Kents 8 – Melrose Pondfielders 1 / Kents 6 – Akron Black Stockings 7 (Championship Game)
Kents finish 2nd, Black Stockings win Championship
Saturday, August 25 – 1 p.m. vs. Douglas Dutchers @ Douglas >Kents 23 – Dutchers 4
Sunday, September 2 – 2 p.m. vs. Ludington Mariners @ White Pine Village > Kents 13 – Mariners 4
Sunday, September 9 – 1 p.m. vs. Midland Mighty River Hogs @ Midland > Kents 4 – Mighty River Hogs 3
Saturday, October 6 – Sunday, October 7 – all day
Huzzah Hoosier @ Wynona, Indiana
> Kents 19 – Warsaw Fleetfoots 2 / Kents 10 – Bonnyville Millers 5 / Kents 22 – Carriage Hill Clodbusters 6
Saturday, October 20 – all day
The First Annual Northern Illinois Vintage Base Ball Tournament @ Dollinger Farm, Minooka, Illinois
> Kents 4 – Salmon 3 / Kents 10 – Plowboys 4

Kent Base Ball Club, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA