We suspect there were some heated opinions on both sides of this issue. From the May 12, 1921 Skidmore News (Skidmore, Missouri), page 1: To Vote on Sunday Ball.The matter of Sunday baseball having been the bone of contention among… Read moreSunday Baseball, 1921
A sports editorial from the Skidmore News (Skidmore, Missouri), June 8, 1916, page 1: The Ball Game Last Sunday the ball game between Skidmore and Graham resulted in a victory for the latter by a score of 13 to 10…. Read moreThe Boys Have Got to Practice, 1916
From the May 6, 1915 edition of the Skidmore New Era (Skidmore, Missouri), page 6: Skidmore to Have Baseball Team. As soon as grounds can be graded, Skidmore will be represented by a ball team. The diamond will be in… Read moreFundraising for the Baseball Team, 1914
The first baseball game of the season was played in 1907 Skidmore, Missouri on a cold day in late May.
Skidmore, Missouri’s baseball team goes on the road to Clarinda and College Springs in southern Iowa in 1905.
Skidmore, Missouri gains a new baseball field in 1901.
The Skidmore, Missouri baseball team defeats the team from Mound City in May 1903.
Skidmore, Missouri plays host to a baseball game between a team from Maryville and a team from Fillmore in 1902.
The Skidmore, Missouri baseball team hosts a visiting team from Clarinda, Iowa, for a game in August 1909. (Skidmore, Missouri, history, baseball, Clarinda, Iowa)
Baseball takes hold in Skidmore, Missouri in the early 1900s.