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 21
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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April 20, 192471 views
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May 191071 viewsFrom the Newark Evening Star
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August 10, 191969 views
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1908 Map90 views
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August 7, 193097 viewsFirst Night Game
Photo from the Newark Public Library
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192171 viewsPhoto from the Newark Sunday Call July 7, 1921
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124 viewsFrom Gonzalo Alberto
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April 11, 192467 views

Last additions - Building & Sites
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0 viewsBlack & White
Postcard
Feb 10, 2018
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Wet Grounds Postpones Newark-Bloomfield Game7 viewsApril 16, 1916Jan 04, 2018
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Zale, Tony & Rocky Graziano15 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 Ruth15 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
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Ruppert & The Babe13 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 Ruth13 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
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Kelly Scoring Newark's Solitary Run20 views1908Nov 07, 2017