Baseball Jr. Nr. Riot [Published]
Photo caption from published version of 47-437_001: "NEAR-RIOT ENDS BALL GAME - Angered by a close decision called at home plate by Umpire Gordon Bradshaw in the Saturday game between London and Kitchener, fans mobbed the umpire at the end of the game. Kitchener Panthers lost by a score of 7 to 3. Top photo [47-437_001] shows the huge crowd as they waited for Umpire Bradshaw to come out of the dug-out while the lower photo [not in envelope] shows some fans as they dashed out on the field during the sixth inning when Harry Psutka was called out on a dash from second to home."
Image of a large group of people standing alongside a baseball dugout.
Title supplied by Kitchener-Waterloo Record staff.
Photo appeared on Page 8 of the Monday, September 15, 1947 edition of the newspaper as part of the article: "Fans Mob Umpire When Kitchener Loses."
Kitchener-Waterloo Record Photographic Negative Collection
1 photograph : b&w copy negative ; 10 x 8 cm
Waterloo (Ont. : Regional municipality)
University of Waterloo Library. Special Collections & Archives. Baseball Jr. Nr. Riot [Published]. 47-450_001.