The 19th annual celebration of Christy Mathewson Days will take place in the Hall of Fame pitcher’s hometown of Factoryville, Pennsylvania, on August 8-9, 2014.
Scheduled events include an exhibition of Christy Mathewson artifacts and the sale of tickets to the nearby Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Railroaders vs. Columbus Clippers game on Friday, August 8; and a parade followed by celebration at Christy Mathewson Park on Saturday, August 9.
Factoryville is located in northeast Pennsylvania, about 15 miles north of Scranton. Further information about the festivities can be viewed at Factoryville.org.
If you would like to join other SABR Deadball Era Committee members there, please contact Mark Dugo.
To learn more about SABR’s Deadball Era Committee, click here.
Originally published: June 17, 2014. Last Updated: June 17, 2014.