The second match between the married and single men of the Commercial Base Ball Club, will take place Saturday afternoon, on their grounds in Lafayette Park. The play to commence at half-past four o'clock.
-Missouri Republican, July 11, 1863
The First Battle of Fort Wagner was fought on July 10 and 11, 1863. If you've seen the movie Glory, you're familiar with the Second Battle of Fort Wagner, which took place a week later, and the role of the 54th Massachusetts Infantry Regiment in that battle.