On May 20, 2017 Kozyra & Hartz, LLC sponsored The Kingsland Manor 3rd Annual Baseball Classic held at Yanticaw Park, Nutley, New Jersey. This event stepped back in time to celebrate the love and history of baseball in the 19th century with the Flemington Neshanock Baseball Club and the Kingsland Colonels of Nutley Baseball Club sponsored by the Kingsland Manor Trust [http://kingslandmanor.org/index.html].
Both teams played by 19th Century rules, used authentic replicas of 19th Century equipment and wore 19th Century uniforms. Each player, as was custom in the mid-19th century, played the field barehanded. The game also featured a dramatic reading of the 1888 poem “Casey at the Bat” by Ernest Thayer.
Kozyra & Hartz, LLC is proud to be a sponsor of this wonderful annual event and looks forward to sponsoring future events.