Step back in time with the Chicago Salmon of the Vintage Base Ball Association

Chicago's Afternoon News

The Chicago Salmon pose for a picture after a victory over the Deep River Grinders for the Vintage Base Ball Association
(Courtesy of Ellie ‘Boss Lady’ Carlson)

Ellie ‘Boss Lady’ Carlson, founder & manager of the Chicago Salmon, joins Steve Bertrand on Chicago’s Afternoon News to talk about the Vintage Base Ball Association and what baseball was like in the 1850s.

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