In baseball, two Brooklyn clubs fight out a close game, 17-15
In cold fall weather, two of the largest baseball clubs in Brooklyn, the Atlantics and the Eckford Club, met for a match at the Eckford Ground. Despite the chill, five thousand spectators watched the visitors win by a score of 17 to 15. (By John Osborne)
"Base Ball," New York Times, October 17, 1860, p. 1.