Pittsfield in Berkshire County, Massachusetts — The American Northeast (New England)
The First Inter-Collegiate Baseball Game
Was Played On This Site
Between Williams and Amherst Colleges
Under the Sponsorship of the Pittsfield Baseball Club
The Three and One Half Hour Contest Was Won
By Amherst, 73 to 32
Game Re-enacted During Bicentennial Celebration
In 1976 at Wahconah Park
Location. 42° 27.304′ N, 73° 15.103′ W. Marker is in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, in Berkshire County. Marker is at the intersection of North Street (U.S. 7) and Maplewood Avenue, on the right when traveling north on North Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Pittsfield MA 01201, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. On This Spot (here, next to this marker); Berkshire County Vietnam War Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Mr. and Mrs. John Chandler Williams (approx. half a mile away); Elkanah Watson (approx. half a mile away); Pittsfield Soldiers Monument (approx. half a mile away); First Agricultural Fair (approx. half a mile away); Pittsfield Elm Tree (approx. half a mile away); Francis Joseph Quirico Court Complex (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Pittsfield.
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 8, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut. This page has been viewed 211 times since then and 46 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 8, 2015, by Michael Herrick of Southbury, Connecticut.