TH3 #827 – 8/22/2019

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Time: 7 p.m., On-Out 7:30 p.m.
Hares: Faming Flaggott
Location: Kelly’s Pub (949 W Webster)
Hash Cash: $10

NOTES: TH3’s favorite Texan, Faming Flaggott, wants to hare a trail for us again.

FUN FACTS: The earliest known softball game was played at the Farragut Boat Club in Chicago on Thanksgiving Day, 1887 – a group of Harvard and Yale alumnus used a tightened boxing glove as a ball and broomstick as a bat and fielded the ball barehanded. The rules surrounding a 16″ ball and shorter bat were finalized the following week and are still observed in and around Chicago.