(The Darby Daisies)This baseball team, whose home was here at Hilldale Park, won the Eastern Colored League championship three times and the 1925 Negro League World Series. Darby fielded Negro League teams from 1910 to 1932. Notable players included baseball hall of fame members Pop Lloyd, Judy Johnson, Martin Dihigo, Joe Williams, Oscar Charleston, Ben Taylor, Biz Mackey, and Louis Santop. Owner Ed Bolden helped form the Eastern Colored League.
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|Placed By||Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Wednesday, March 18th, 2015 at 9:05am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 478081 N 4419468|
|Decimal Degrees||39.92503333, -75.25650000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 39° 55.502', W 75° 15.39'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||39° 55' 30.12" N, 75° 15' 23.4" W|
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|Area Code(s)||215, 610|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1394-1398 US-13, Yeadon PA 19050, US|
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