The Ball Game (1898)

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Documentary Short Sport20 May 1898 (USA)

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"The Reading's [Pennsylvania] pitcher has just let a Newark [New Jersey] batsman walk to first. Our camera is stationed about twenty feet from the bag, and the satisfied grin of the runner is great as he touches first and gets up on his toes for second. Next man cracks first ball pitched for a two-bagger, and races for the base with a wonderful burst of speed. First baseman just misses a put out. Very exciting. Man on the coaching line yells, and umpire runs up and makes decision. Small boy runs...  Read more »

Director
William Heise
Stars
Scoops Carey Zane Grey Scott Stratton

Cast

 Zane Grey Zane Grey

... Himself

 Scoops Carey Scoops Carey

... Himself - First baseman

 Scott Stratton Scott Stratton

... Himself

Additional Information

Cinematography
William Heise
Language
Silent film
Country
United States of America
Subject
Baseball

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