Cricket and Baseball Meet at the Baseball Hall of Fame

by Devanshu Mehta

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This year, the Baseball Hall of Fame will host an exhibition on cricket and its common roots with baseball. It opens April 16:

On Sunday, April 17, special programs will feature the Haverford College varsity cricket team – the only one of its kind in the United States – in a variety of public demonstrations and presentations. Plans and programs are still in the development stages for the Hall of Fame’s Cricket Weekend, June 3-5, with additional details to be announced soon.

Highlights include equipment used and worn by “Derek Jeter and Andrew Flintoff, Bengie Molina and Adam Gilchrist, Kumar Sangakkara, Paul Collingwood, Robin Wallace and Charlotte Edwards and Shahid Afridi”. That’s a lot of ands.