MGH donkey baseball game, Portland, 1950
Contributed by Maine Medical Center Archives
Donald Rosenberger, director of Maine General Hospital, rides a donkey in a baseball game sponsored by the hospital's Employees' Recreation Association.
The employees' softball team beat Dr. Wellington's "medical nine" 2-1.
"It was a toss-up all the way," said Dr. Cooper and Will Pooler.
On the doctors' team were J. Foster Wellington, MD, Manager; Charles Glassmire, MD; Walter Russell, MD; Kurtland Lord, MD; DeVerle Strickler, MD; Llewellyn Cooper, MD; Lawrence Crane, MD; the Rev. Clyde Campbell, Rosenberger, Edwin Gee, and Homer McDavitt.
On the employees' team were Frank Quinn, player-manager; Wilfred Pooler; Ernest Yorke; John Lucey; Mike Kilmartin; Ted Waterhouse; Dick Waugh; Warren Sanborn; Leo Poulin; and Karl Retter.
Maine General Hospital is the predecessor of Maine Medical Center.
- Title: MGH donkey baseball game, Portland, 1950
- Creation Date: 1950-06-20
- Subject Date: 1950-06-20
- Town: Portland
- County: Cumberland
- State: ME
- Media: Black and white photograph
- Dimensions (cm): 16.8 x 11.4
- Local Code: P.08.03.46
- Collection: MGH - Personnel - Recreation Association - Photograph
- Object Type: Image
For more information about this item, contact:
Maine Medical Center Archives
22 Bramhall Street, Portland, ME 04102
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