1864 Base Ball Match at Old Bethpage, NY
1864 Match - Eureka of Hempstead (NY) vs Knickerbocker Club (NY) at Old Bethpage, NY; June 2006. Striker Rich "Canada" Harinsky of the Eureka Club attempts to bring home Justen "Buck" Sharp as Pete "Wheels" Halecky, Knickerbocker Club, prepares for contact. The rebirth of 19th century baseball began at Old Bethpage Village Restoration in 1980 and the program will begin its 29th season in 2009. Photo courtesy of Ray Shaw. Click photo to return to previous page.