Sheldon 11, Willamette 4; Sheldon 5, Willamette 0: Avery Morehead-Hutsell hit a grand slam for the Irish, and Sam Mundorff added a two-run home run in the first game of Sheldon's doubleheader
sweep over the Wolverines (3-14, 0-10).
The Boston Beaneaters (Atlanta Braves) of the National League played a scheduled three-team doubleheader
on June 17, 1885.
Franklin Pierce 23, Saint Michael's 2; Franklin Pierce 4, Saint Michael's 1: Former Shrewsbury High star Brendan O'Rourke struck out seven while hurling six no-hit innings to lead the host Ravens (21-2, 4-1 NE-10) in the first game of a doubleheader
"We will try to be as prepared as we can be for our doubleheader
but Saturday's game is our priority right now."
Continuing this theme, Bevis also maintains "The doubleheader
helped to save major-league baseball during World War II" (150).
In addition, TNT had double-digit growth over last year's doubleheader
of Cavaliers/Celtics and Trail Blazers/Lakers in total viewers, up +43% (3,676,000 vs.
ESPN's Kickoff Weekend Monday night doubleheader
games drew the two largest audiences on cable this year -- 14.0 million viewers for Bills-Patriots and 11.9 million viewers for Chargers-Raiders.
and the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame recently entered into an agreement in principle to create a new title for the annual men's college basketball doubleheader
that benefits the Basketball Hall of Fame.
While cleaning the stadiums on an accelerated schedule between games of a doubleheader
is not a new task for Harvard, the one-hour timeframe did present an additional challenge.
The WBCA National Convention hosts several events, the most popular being the "WBCA Night of All-Stars." Northeastern University is providing the facilities for this year's doubleheader
event to be held on Saturday, April 1 at Matthews Arena beginning at 4:30 p.m.
"The advantage of winning in Nantes is important because of the Bayern Munich-Boavista doubleheader
, " he said.