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Originally published in The Seattle Daily Times, July 24, 1906

BLACK DIAMOND, Tuesday, July 24 – The Excelsiors of Seattle wandered into camp Sunday and gave Black Diamond the hardest fight any team has offered on these grounds.

The first game with a score of 1 to 0 in favor of the Black Diamond team was played in one hour and thirty minutes, the second game with a score of 3 to 2, also in favor of the Black Diamonds, was hard fought. Bartlett, a man with a spit ball, pitched both games for the Excelsiors. Hoye for Black Diamond only allowed two hits during the first game. (more…)

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