Delaware City, DE– The MAVBBL League Championship Tournament is slated to start Sunday, October 2nd at Ft DuPont in Delaware City, Delaware. This is the first time the first state will be holding the event which features the top 6 clubs in the league. Admission and parking are free and the day kicks off at 10:00am and the champion will be crowned around 4:00pm. Come out and see six of the finest 19th century base ball clubs battle using the same style equipment and uniforms and playing by the same rules and customs of 1864.
At 10:00am, the Talbot Fair Plays will take on the New York Gothams while the Cecil Club of Chesapeake City plays the host Diamond State BBC of Delaware. Waiting in the wings for the winners are the champion and runner up from last year. The winner of the Talbot/New York game will play the Elkton Eclipse at Noon while the victor of the Chesapeake City/Delaware match plays the Brooklyn Atlantics. The 3rd place game will take place at 2:00pm between the Noon losers and then at 2:15 the Championship will take place to determine this year’s league champion.