Casey at the Bat by Ernest Lawrence Thayer Poetry Foundation

https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/45398/casey-at-the-bat A Ballad of the Republic, Sung in the Year 1888 The outlook wasn’t brilliant for the Mudville nine that day; The score stood four to two with but one inning more to play. And then when Cooney died at first, and Barrows did the same, A sickly silence fell upon the patrons of the game. A straggling ...…

Mudville Youth Baseball Club – Welcome to Mudville Baseball

http://mudville9.org/ Mudville Pinnacle Northwest 18U is a nationally recognized, select level baseball club located in the Seattle Metropolitan area. We are a teaching and development organization for players who aspire to play in college or professional ball. A non-profit youth baseball organization, Mudville is affiliated with many of the largest youth baseball ...…

About Us – Mudville Youth Baseball Club

http://mudville9.org/sample-page/aboutus/ The values were furthered refined by the founders during the formative years. In the articles of incorporation that officially marked Mudville 9’s creation the club’s core values are clearly stated, “Mudville 9 is a progressive developmental program dedicated to the athlete’s personal growth through the game of baseball.”…

Casey at the Bat - A Humorous and Funny Poem

https://www.ellenbailey.com/poems/ellen_097.htm for the Mudville nine that day; The score stood four to two with but one inning more to play. And then when Cooney died at first, and Barrows did the same, A sickly silence fell upon the patrons of the game A straggling few got up to go in deep despair. The rest Clung to that hope which springs eternal in the human breast; They thought if only ...…

Mudville's Fate by Grantland Rice on Baseball Almanac

https://www.baseball-almanac.com/poetry/po_case3.shtml Mudville's Fate by Grantland Rice. This moving poem was described by Grantland Rice as "the sad finish of Mudville after the celebrated Son of Swat put the township on the blink by whiffing in the championship game, thus wiping out all the interest in a hitherto thriving baseball center."…

Mudville Nine - BR Bullpen - Baseball-Reference.com

https://www.baseball-reference.com/bullpen/Mudville_Nine Team History []. Before the dawn of the new millennium, the Stockton Ports changed names to the Mudville Nine, primarily because the owners felt that the famous Ernest Thayer baseball poem, Casey at the Bat, took place in Stockton, California.In 2000, they were affiliated with the Milwaukee Brewers, and were home to Nick Neugebauer (4-4, 4.19, 117 K in 77 1/3 IP, .167 opponent average, but 87 ...…

Mudville Baseball Club – Olde Time Baseball

https://www.mudvillebaseballclub.com/ Around this time, the Darling Woolen Mill, located just outside Mudville, employed many area residents. It was owned by the relatives of Ernest Lawrence Thayer, famous for penning the poem “Casey at the Bat.” Hence, the obvious connection. The Mudville Base Ball Club was created to pay homage to our past, while celebrating the game we love.…

Dan Casey - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dan_Casey In support of his claim that the poem was based on his performance for Philadelphia, Casey pointed out that the Huntington Avenue Grounds where the Philadelphia Quakers played in 1887 was in a neighborhood once called "Mudville", the same name given to the locale in Thayer's poem.Earned run average: 3.18…

A Poetic Take on the Baseball Sport

https://www.thoughtco.com/favorite-baseball-poems-2725523 Baseball is the most literary of sports, bursting with metaphor, image, and rhythm, and poets have long recognized the symbolic parallels between a baseball game and the events of daily life from which their poems sprout.A baseball game tells a story inside the confines of its form, just as a poem does.…

Baseball Poetry: Joy and Tragedy in Mudville Bob Schwartz

https://bobmschwartz.com/2016/11/02/baseball-poetry-joy-and-tragedy-in-mudville/ Nov 02, 2016 · Baseball Poetry: Joy and Tragedy in Mudville by Bob Schwartz. ... And then there’s the most famous baseball poem ever, Casey at the Bat by Ernest Thayer. Note well: This poem, published in 1888, has been popular for more than a century. And it is a tragedy. Casey battles a nameless pitcher in the ninth inning, with two out, men on second and ...…

[Ans] Which famous poem tells a story of the Mudville nine?

https://www.try3steps.com/2018/08/ans-which-famous-poem-tells-story-of.html Aug 29, 2018 · The term ‘Mudville nine’ originates from the poem, “Casey at the Bat” which was written by the well-known poet, Ernest Thayer in 1888. Mudville is the name of the fictional hometown and home team in the poem. "Casey at the Bat" is “the single most famous baseball poem ever written” according to the Baseball Almanac.…

Casey at the Bat - BR Bullpen - Baseball-Reference.com

https://www.baseball-reference.com/bullpen/Casey_at_the_Bat Casey at the Bat is a poem by Ernest Lawrence Thayer (1863-1940), first published in the San Francisco Examiner on June 3, 1888 under the pen name "Phin". It tells the story of a baseball game played in the small town of "Mudville" in California in 1888, which ends badly for the local team.…

Mudville's Fate by Grantland Rice on Baseball Almanac

https://www.baseball-almanac.com/poetry/po_case3.shtml Mudville's Fate by Grantland Rice. This moving poem was described by Grantland Rice as "the sad finish of Mudville after the celebrated Son of Swat put the township on the blink by whiffing in the championship game, thus wiping out all the interest in a hitherto thriving baseball center."…

Baseball Poetry: Joy and Tragedy in Mudville Bob Schwartz

https://bobmschwartz.com/2016/11/02/baseball-poetry-joy-and-tragedy-in-mudville/ Nov 02, 2016 · Baseball Poetry: Joy and Tragedy in Mudville by Bob Schwartz. ... And then there’s the most famous baseball poem ever, Casey at the Bat by Ernest Thayer. Note well: This poem, published in 1888, has been popular for more than a century. And it is a tragedy. Casey battles a nameless pitcher in the ninth inning, with two out, men on second and ...…

Casey at the Bat by Ernest Lawrence Thayer Poetry Foundation

https://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems/45398/casey-at-the-bat A Ballad of the Republic, Sung in the Year 1888 The outlook wasn’t brilliant for the Mudville nine that day; The score stood four to two with but one inning more to play. And then when Cooney died at first, and Barrows did the same, A sickly silence fell upon the patrons of the game. A straggling ...…

[Ans] Which famous poem tells a story of the Mudville nine?

https://www.try3steps.com/2018/08/ans-which-famous-poem-tells-story-of.html Aug 29, 2018 · Mudville is the name of the fictional hometown and home team in the poem. "Casey at the Bat" is “the single most famous baseball poem ever written” according to the Baseball Almanac. It was first published in The San Francisco Examiner (then called The Daily Examiner), and later popularized by DeWolf Hopper in many vaudeville performances.…