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• Beating the Big Kids
• Ouch, That Buick Hurts!
• Angel Quinones, Sr. and Jr.

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Stickball Documentary Tells Tale of 'When Broomsticks Were King'
October 9, 2014, 4:04 pm
A documentary about one of the city's classic street games is getting new attention.

Boston Date Night Pick: Dinner and a show with `Two Boys Lost'
October 11, 2014, 5:38 pm
Stickball Productions, like its name suggests, is a bit scrappy and drawn to the seedy and street-wise. "The Friends of Eddie Coyle" in...

Childhood Philly pals keep friendship over decades
October 20, 2014, 3:22 am
Mike, the funny one, got serious for a second and explained the whole thing like this: "There's a law in Philly neighborhoods that says friends...

SE offers area juniors, seniors a day to tour the campus
October 20, 2014, 7:28 pm
DURANT, Okla. — Southeastern Oklahoma State University has scheduled "SE Live Open House and Native American Visitation Day'' for Nov. 12, on the...

Life as a ghostwriter
October 18, 2014, 9:51 pm
Willie Mays' agent was on the phone. I was ghostwriting Willie's autobiography, even though we had never met.

Lenny Kravitz: My childhood New York
September 27, 2014, 1:32 pm
These days, Lenny Kravitz calls Paris home most of the time, but he still holds his hometown of Manhattan very close to his heart. The 50-year-old rocker...

Smart bets: Mountain Heritage Day
September 23, 2014, 1:50 pm
Break out the candles! Western Carolina University celebrates its 125th year during the 40th annual Mountain Heritage Day festival, a free event to recollect...

Shelby Lyman on Chess: Chess on the Cheap
October 5, 2014, 2:10 am
One of the beauties of sandlot baseball was its convenience and simplicity. There were no finicky coaches to deal with or moms with schedules of their...

By The Numbers: What Would Your All-Time MLB Lineup Look Like?
September 22, 2014, 2:55 pm
If you were tasked with picking an all-time MLB lineup, what would it look like? What would be the parameters for selection?

The 10 things that are the essence of New York City
September 28, 2014, 10:17 am
What says New York City? Checkered cabs and tabloid newspapers? Baseballs and skyscapers? Bagels and buttons? All that and more, writes Sam Roberts in...

Stickball is perhaps the best known of all urban sports, and we hold it very dear at Streetplay. Welcome to our stickball section, where we not only document the legend of the game, but also cover the still-vibrant world of this one-of-a-kind sport!

If you have a stickball event or story you'd like to share or if you want your stickball link on our site, please let us know!

Stickball resources

 Stickball schedule and contacts  Stickball equipment

Coverage 2005
 San Diego Labor Day Tournament
 Stickball Classic
 Bronx Memorial Day Tournament

Coverage 2004
 Stickball in Afghanistan
 Stickball Classic
 Brooklyn Stickball Little League
 'Stickball Commissioner' Curtis Sliwa
 2004 Hall of Fame
 July 4th World Series Tournament
 Bronx Memorial Day Tournament

Coverage 2003
 Stickball Classic
 San Diego Labor Day Tournament
 Hall of Fame
 Bronx Memorial Day Tournament
 Major Stick-ball League

Coverage 2002
 Stickball Classic
 Orlando Labor Day Tournament
 Bronx Memorial Day Tournament
 Hall of Fame - 2002

Coverage 2001
 San Diego Labor Day Tournament
 Stickball Classic
 Bronx Memorial Day Tournament
 Hall of Fame - 2001
 2001 - Opening Shots

Coverage 2000
 The 2000 NYC Stickball Classic
 Bronx Columbus Day Tournament
 Bronx Memorial Day Tournament
 East Harlem League
 Stickball World Series

Coverage 1999
 The 1999 NYC Stickball Classic
 San Diego Labor Day Tournament
 East Harlem League
 Fastpitch in Queens
 McManus Bar's Summer Game
 Pleasant Avenue Reunion
 Back to Brooklyn Festival

Members' stickball stories

 Stickball Hall of Famers' stories
 Beating the Big Kids
 Ouch, That Buick Hurts!
 Angel Quinones, Sr. and Jr.

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