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    • Earl McNeely, Sacramento Solon

    • 1924
    • Pictured in circa 1924 is Sacramento Solon great Earl McNeely. Born in Sacramento in 1898, the speedy, center-fielding McNeely went on to become the hero of the 1924 World Series as, while playing for the Washington Senators, he drove in the...
    • 232
    • Edmonds Field

    • 1955
    • Taken from across the street c1955, this is the entrance to Edmonds Field, home of the Sacramento Solons, a Pacific Coast League team.
    • 1778
    • Sacramento Solons Team Portrait: 1951

    • 1951
    • Taken in 1951, this photograph shows the Sacramento Solons baseball team at Edmonds Field, located at Broadway and Riverside Boulevard. After a successful individual season from Joe Gordon, who had 136 runs batted in and 43 home runs, the Solons...
    • 1310
    • Sacramento Solons Team Portrait: 1925

    • 1925
    • Pictured at Moreing Field, at Riverside Boulevard and Y Street, are the 1925 Sacramento Solons. In spite of Wilbur Davis' .330 batting average and 119 runs batted in, the Solons finished the year with a 82 and 119 record, placing them in seventh...
    • 1311
    • Sacramento Solons Team Portrait:  1949

    • 1949
    • This 1949 photograph shows the Sacramento Solons baseball team at Edmonds Field, at Riverside Boulevard and Broadway. The season was highlighted by a third place finish in the Pacific Coast League (after finishing in last place the year before)...
    • 1705
    • Edmonds Field

    • 1947
    • This July 1947 photograph shows busy box offices at the entrance to Edmonds Field at 1100 Broadway. Home to the Sacramento Solons baseball team, the stadium was built in 1922 as Moreing Field, named after team owner Lew Moreing. The stadium was...
    • 2281
    • Edmonds Field

    • 1948
    • This photograph, taken circa 1948, captures an awards ceremony at Edmond's Field, located at the corner of two main boulevards, Riverside and Broadway. Edmonds served as the home of the Sacramento Solons baseball club from 1944 to 1960. The field...
    • 1099
    • Edmonds Field After 1948 Fire

    • 1948
    • This photograph captures Edmonds Field, at the intersection of Riverside Boulevard and Broadway, as it appeared on July 24, 1948, after fire - likely started by a carelessly tossed cigarette - destroyed the park on July 11. Immediately afterward,...
    • 1100
    • Edmonds Field

    • 1948
    • Photograph, taken circa 1948, of the new Edmonds Field under construction after the disastrous fire of 1948. The field would reopen in March of 1949.
    • 1101
    • Edmonds Field

    • 1949
    • Photograph, taken in 1949, of Edmonds Field, just having reopened in March of 1949 after the disastrous fire of 1948.
    • 1102
    • Edmonds Field

    • 1950
    • This photograph, taken in 1950, shows the new Edmonds Field, reopened in March of 1949. Bill Avila is shown in the foreground, wearing a white shirt. Avila was a scout for the Philadelphia Phillies and wrote a Bushers Column for the Sacramento...
    • 1104
    • Edmonds Field Under Construction

    • 1949
    • Photograph, taken March 14, 1949, of the Edmonds Field baseball stadium under construction, at the corner of Riverside and Broadway.
    • 1308
    • Edmonds Field Under Construction

    • 1949
    • Photograph, taken March 26, 1949, of the Edmonds Field baseball stadium under construction, at the corner of Riverside and Broadway.
    • 1309
    • Bobby Schang and Lloyd Jones Service Station

    • 1926
    • Taken in 1926/27 is this photograph of the service station of Bobby Schang and Lloyd Jones at the corner of Twelfth and C. Schang was a player for the Sacramento Senators baseball team, having his best year in 1924 as he hit .348 in 115 games. He...
    • 267

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