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Vintage Base Ball, July 21, 2017
Yes - the vintage term is base ball - two words! Check back for the time the game will begin on July 21, 2017.
Check out the Vintage Baseball Association for the rules and more information. Thanks to the Fort Vancouver Costume Guild for the creation of the uniforms. Coming to watch the game will take you back a step in time.
And, so that you are prepared to properly appreciate and participate in the game, here is a sample of some vintage base ball terminology:
Run to base
Striker to the line
Show a little ginger
Stir your stumps