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Cleveland Blues (NL)

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Cleveland Blues (NL)

Cleveland Blues
Years 1879 - 1884
Based in Cleveland, Ohio
Major league affiliations
  • C. H. Bulkeley (1882 to 1884)[1]
  • J. Ford Evans (1879-1881)
Major league titles
  • National League pennants: 0

The Cleveland Blues was a Major League Baseball team based in Cleveland, Ohio that operated in the National League from 1879 to 1884. In six seasons their best finish was third place in 1880. Hugh Daily threw a no-hitter for the Blues on Sept. 13, 1883. Besides Daily, notable Blues players included Baseball Hall of Fame member Ned Hanlon. The team was purchased by Charles Byrne in 1885 for $10,000 and folded into his Brooklyn Grays team.[1]

See also


  1. ^ Spink, Alfred Henry. 1911. The National Game. SIU Press. 2nd Edition. ISBN 0809323044

External links

  • Cleveland Blues team index -

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