The Forgotten Age of Northern English Professional Baseball

The small trophy in our possession clearly hints at a past glory, a time of professionalism for our sport that has long since passed and the likes we are almost certain to never see again on these shores. Angels Over the Pond founder, Editor and features writer, Matt Thomas, writes on the fascinating heritage ofContinue reading “The Forgotten Age of Northern English Professional Baseball”

Baseball in Britain, A Complex Backstory

Many modern day fans of baseball in Britain believe unwaveringly that the game was brought to these shores by Sir Francis Ley and A. G. Spalding… this is in fact not true. Angels Over the Pond founder, Editor and features writer, Matt Thomas, writes on the fascinating heritage of British baseball. The origins of baseballContinue reading “Baseball in Britain, A Complex Backstory”