Schedule 2008

2008 Results

Please feel free to join us for the Gentlemen’s Game of Yesteryear…
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.

2008 KENT BASE BALL CLUB
Overall record 18-4-2 (Kents 14-4-1 / Pioneers 4-0-1). Three tournament titles won or shared.
Saturday, February 2nd – 6:30 p.m. Winter Meeting > CR Rec Center @ 3450 36th St SE (just south of 36th off Shaffer)
Saturday, June 7 – 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Silas K. Pierce Cup (State of Michigan Championship) @ Riverside Park in Grand Rapids
1860 Rules:
House of David Echoes, Fallasburg Cubs, Ludington Mariners, Midland Mighty River Dogs, Kent Pioneers, Coopersville Muldoons, Chicago Salmon, Wahoo Base Ball Club of Royal Oak, Bay City Independents, Kent Base Ball Club
> Kents 8 – Cubs 4 / Kents 5 – Independents 4 / Kents 11 – Muldoons 5/
> Pioneers 26 – Muldoons 1 / Pioneers 10 – River Hogs 3 / Pioneers 4 – Mariners 0
Kents, Pioneers & Wahoos share championship with 3-0 records
Saturday, June 21 – 10:00 a.m. start
Mason County Hall of Fame @ White Pine Village in Ludington
> Kents 18 – Mariners 2 / Pioneers 17 – Cubs 1 / Kents 2 – Pioneers 2
Kents and Pioneers share tournament with 1-0-1 record
Sunday, July 13 – 1 p.m. vs. Bay City Independents @ Bay City > Kents 12 – Independents 31
Saturday, July 19 – 11 a.m. vs. Douglas Dutchers & Huntington @ Douglas > Kents 0 – Dutchers 1 / Kents 6 – Huntington 4
Saturday, July 26 – 1 p.m. Exhibition @ Byron Days Festival > Kents exhibition (no score)
Saturday, August 2 – 1 p.m. vs. Sidney Stars @ Heritage Festival > Kents 18 – Stars 4 / Kents 15 – Fallasburg Cubs 6
Friday, August 8 – Sunday, August 10 – all day
Silver Ball Tournament @ Mumford, New York
> Kents 24 – Melrose Pondfielders 10 / Kents 17 – New York Rochesters 2 / Kents 19 – Flemington Neshanock 3 / Kents 5 – New York Knickerbockers 15
Sunday, October 5 – all day
Huzzah Hoosier @ Wynona, Indiana
> Kents 11 – Hoosiers 1 / Kents 26 – Manglers 3 / Kents 21 – Fleetfoots 3
Kents win championship with 3-0 record
Saturday, October 18 – all day
Northern Illinois Vintage Base Ball Tournament @ Dollinger Farm, Minooka, Illinois
> Kents 12 – Somonauk Blue Stockings 5 / Kents 3 – Chicago Salmon 8

Kent Base Ball Club, Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA

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