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MGH Donkey Baseball Game, 1950

MGH Donkey Baseball Game, 1950

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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. Doctors' Team: J. Foster Wellington, MD, Manager; Charles Glassmire, MD; Walter Russell, MD; Kurtland Lord, MD; DeVerle Strickler, MD; Llewellyn Cooper, MD; Lawrence Crane, MD; Rev. Clyde Campbell, Donald Rosenberger, Dir. of MGH; Edwin Gee, and Homer McDavitt.

Employees' Team: 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.


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