1872 Middletown Mansfields

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1872 Middletown Mansfields / Franchise: Middletown Mansfields / BR Team Page[edit]

Record: 5-19, Finished 9th in National Association (1872 NA)

Managed by John Clapp

Ballpark: Mansfield Club Grounds (5/2-7/4/72)

History, Comments, Contributions[edit]

The Middletown Mansfields had been an amateur club since 1866, turning pro in 1872.


  • Peter Filichia: Green Cathedrals: The Ultimate Celebrations of All 273 Major League and Negro League Ballparks Past and Present, Addison Wesley Publishing Company (March 1993)