The Chicago Whites and our little amateur-professional Reds play their second game this afternoon at the Red Stocking park. It was currently reported on the street yesterday that the match would be played at the Solari park, on account of damage done the Compton Avenue park fence by the wind of Tuesday, but the damage has been repaired, and the game will be played at the Red park.
On account of the wonderful game played by these two clubs on Tuesday, much interest attaches to the game to-day. While it is not probable, it is by no means certain that the plucky little Reds will not prove too much for Chicago. Attempts to sell pools on the game at Mussey's last night proved useless, everybody having private opinion and some hope, but no money to back either.
Dillon, the injured catcher of the Reds, will not be able to play for some time, and Flint will supply his place for the present. He did so splendidly on Tuesday.
-St. Louis Republican, May 13, 1875
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