This Week in the California League, April 16-22, 1900
This Week in the
The league schedule calls for games on Saturdays & Sundays, with a doubleheader played in the Bay Area, the Sunday morning game played at Golden Gate (Freeman’s) Park in
That week saw the Oakland Dudes travel to the state capital, where they split the two game set with the Gilt Edges (the team sponsored by the beer company), winning 5-1 on Saturday, and losing to Jay Hughes on a three-hitter on Sunday. The 26-year-old Hughes refused to report to the Dodgers that season after having been a 20-game winner his first two seasons in the big leagues.
After losing a 9-8 heart-breaker to
After taking the ferry back across the Bay, manager-pitcher George Harper of
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