Newark Sports

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Asylum OvalSouth Orange Avenue & 12th Street
3 13
Avenue C Baseball GroundsAvenue C between Harper & Parkhurst Streets
1 1
Eureka Club FieldFerry & Adams Streets
(1865)
1 1
Hyatt FieldHarrison
1 1
Meadowbrook Oval/FieldRunyon Street & Hawthorne Avenue
South Orange Avenue & South 12th Street
3 27
Miscellaneous
1 2
Motordrome Oval
1 2
Pacific OvalPacific & South Streets
1 1
Parkview OvalBadger Avenue & Runyon Street
1 2
Riverfront Stadium
1 5
Roseville Oval
1 1
Ruppert (Davis) StadiumWilson Avenue
6 22
South Side OvalElizabeth & Hawthorne Avenues
1 1
Walnut & Mulberry Streets1916
1 1
West Side Oval
1 1
Wiedenmayer's ParkHamburg Place by Avenue L
4 10
Wright Street Baseball GroundsWright Street, Tichenor Lane & Miller Streets
2 4

Random files - Building & Sites
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246 viewsPostcard
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Ruppert & The Babe164 viewscirca 1934: American baseball player Babe Ruth (George Herman Ruth, 1895 - 1948), wearing a Boston Braves uniform, shakes hands with Jacob Ruppert, owner of the New York Yankees. Ruth was a player and vice-president of the Braves at that time.
Photo by New York Times
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1920199 viewsPhoto from Speed-Up 1920
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1920191 viewsPhoto from Speed-Up Vol 3 No 16 May 1920
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May 29, 1920181 viewsFrom "Speed-Up"
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December 7, 1923 Part 1226 viewsFrom the Newark Evening News
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199 views
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When Light Iron Beat Maintenance at Meadowbrook Oval164 viewsPhoto from Speed-Up 1920

Last additions - Building & Sites
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222 viewsPhoto from the LOCMar 01, 2018
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199 viewsFeb 11, 2018
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188 viewsBlack & White
Postcard
Feb 10, 2018
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Wet Grounds Postpones Newark-Bloomfield Game189 viewsApril 16, 1916Jan 04, 2018
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Zale, Tony & Rocky Graziano173 views6/10/1948-Newark, NJ- Tony Zale of Gary, Indiana sends a left hook to the head, which knocked out Rocky Graziano of New York, in the third round of their scheduled 15-round middleweight title bout in Ruppert Stadium.

Photo from Bettmann
Dec 16, 2017
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Babe Ruth169 viewsYoungsters get autographs from Babe Ruth in Newark before Babe's new team the Boston Braves beat the Newark Bears, 10-8 in Ruppert Stadium.

Photo by NY Daily News
Dec 15, 2017
ruppertruthnytimes.jpg
Ruppert & The Babe164 viewscirca 1934: American baseball player Babe Ruth (George Herman Ruth, 1895 - 1948), wearing a Boston Braves uniform, shakes hands with Jacob Ruppert, owner of the New York Yankees. Ruth was a player and vice-president of the Braves at that time.
Photo by New York Times
Dec 15, 2017
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Babe Ruth168 viewsThe Newark Bears vs. the Boston Braves at Ruppert Field. Photo shows Babe Ruth (Boston Braves) as he 'slams one out of the park.'

Photo from Bettmann/Getty Images
Dec 15, 2017