"Boulevard Park," photographer unknown, 1902. Courtesy of Special Collections, Pikes Peak Library District. Image Number: 257-6464.

Historian Richard Marold takes us back to baseball’s roots in Colorado Springs from the birth of the Millionaires in 1902 to the return of the Sky Sox in 1988.

The History of Baseball in Colorado Springs

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Richard Marold is a local historian who works as a Chautauquan and portrays Winfield Scott Stratton, Franklin Roosevelt and Nikola Tesla. He is also editor of Cheyenne Mountain Kiva, a journal of the history of central Colorado. His website is fdrtoday.org.

 

One Response to Richard Marold’s History of Baseball in Colorado Springs

  1. Paul says:

    A league with Prohibitionists and Booze Makers was an interesting commentary on the times.

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