Photo: Durango baseball

Photo: Durango baseball

Baseball started in Durango in 1881, with the first game in Silverton; Durango won 11-7. That was a tradition this 1908 team was proud to continue. The manger, presumed to be the man in the middle in a business suit, is Buber Davis. Other players are identified as Grant Hughs, John Roberts and Milt Herrick. Read more local history at durangoherald.com/westishistory.

Ed Horvat for The Animas Museum, edhorvat@animasmuseum.org

Photo: Durango baseball

Baseball started in Durango in 1881, with the first game in Silverton; Durango won 11-7. That was a tradition this 1908 team was proud to continue. The manger, presumed to be the man in the middle in a business suit, is Buber Davis. Other players are identified as Grant Hughs, John Roberts and Milt Herrick. Read more local history at durangoherald.com/westishistory.

Ed Horvat for The Animas Museum, edhorvat@animasmuseum.org
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