Americans might not have seen much baseball in 2020 but 100 Years Ago in #Lakewood the Golden Foresters baseball team beat the team representing Mount Air after "two and a half hours of marathon running on the diamond." -Colorado Transcript, June 24, 1920. Golden History Museum & Park, want a rematch?!
The era of a "livelier" baseball was coming as pitches like the spitball were outlawed. Pitchers were restricted from rubbing licorice, clay or tobacco juice into the ball. These restrictions led to more home runs! #hlbp #heritagelakewood #baseball