By Philip J. Lowry
Baseball is the single significant workforce activity that does not function a clock, and there is a generic asserting between lovers that so long as outs stay, the sport can, theoretically, pass on endlessly. each every so often, it approximately does, as writer Phil Lowry demonstrates. The fabricated from greater than 4 many years of analysis, this e-book catalogs baseball video games from world wide and all through heritage that lasted 20 or extra innings, stretched 5 or extra hours, or ended after 1:00 am. Lowry additionally examines likelihood types to foretell how usually video games of surprising size will take place.
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North End Park, Belleville, Illinois — 9/11/1921 and 9/18/1921— Amateur — St. Louis Keen Kutters 5 Belleville B’s 3, suspended after 3:54 and 20 innings. Douglas Park, Rock Island, Illinois — 8/4/1922 — Mississippi Valley League — Ottumwa Cardinals 4 Rock Island Islanders 2 in 4:10. / 1923 — US Army at US Army Air Force — Fort Monroe Artillerymen 2 Langley Field (later Air Force Base) Birdmen 2. Schultheiss Farm, Elyria, Ohio—8/1/1932—Knights of Pythias’s Team A 19 Knights of Pythias’s Team B 19.
M. M. on 5/25. M. M. on 5/6. 23 Innings (44) Goodwater Grove (later Oak Park, then Billy Hebert Field), Stockton, California—7/2/1905—California State League — Stockton Millers 1 Lodi Crushers 0 in 3:26. M. Green Bay, Wisconsin — 7/14/1907 — Wisconsin Association—Green Bay Orphans 2 La Crosse Badgers 1 in 4:05 —1800 fans. Mount Holly, New Jersey—8/4/1907—Amateur— Ex-Philadelphia 3 Harrison of Mount Holly 2. Kingﬁsher, Oklahoma — 5/11/1908 — Oklahoma State League — Crescent 0 Kingﬁsher 0. North Corry Fairgrounds, Corry, Pennsylvania — 7/25/1908 — Semi-Pro — Falconer (NY) 3 Corry (PA) 1 in 3:50—1000 fans.
Estadio (Stadium) Domingo Santana, Leon, State of Guanajuato, Mexico — 7/17/1960— Mexican Center League — Aguascalientes Tigres (Tigers) 5 Leon Diablos Rojos (Red Devils) 4. M. Ube City Kyujyo (Stadium), Ube City, Japan — 5/ 13/1973 and 5/14/1973—Japan High School League— Matsue Sho 2 Shimonoseki Sho 0, suspended after 18 innings. M. M. M. on 6/21. M. in the early morning of 6/25. M. M. M. Oakland City Park, Atlanta, Georgia — 7/26/ 1922—Amateur—Oakland City 3 West End 2—500 fans. M. Belleville, Province of Ontario, Canada — 6/7/ 1975 — Ontario League — St.