New-York Historical Society's Bill Shannon Dictionary of New York Sports

Tag Archives: Morgan Bulkeley

Leonard Coleman

Leonard Coleman (Baseball.  Born, Plainfield, NJ, Feb. 17, 1949.)  Coming to baseball from Kidder, Peabody & Co., Leonard S. Coleman, Jr., served as president of the National League (1994-99).  Coleman initially joined Major League Baseball as executive director of market development in 1992 after having been a municipal finance banker at Kidder.  He had previously […]

Morgan Bulkeley

Morgan Bulkeley (Baseball.  Born, East Haddam, CT, Dec. 26, 1837; died, Hartford, CT, Nov. 6, 1922.)  A political power in Connecticut, Morgan Gardner Bulkeley was also a strong force in the organization of baseball’s National League.  As president of the Hartford club, Bulkeley helped convince Eastern clubs to join the N.L. in 1876 and was elected […]

About This Dictionary

The Bill Shannon Biographical Dictionary of New York Sports is an open database of sports biographies maintained by Jordan Sprechman and Marty Appel. We welcome public and scholarly contributions and suggestions.

Share Our Blog!

Sort by Last Name

A B C D E F G H I J K L M
N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Support n-yhs

Help us support our sports database and other collections.

About Bill Shannon

A prolific author, wire service sports reporter, long time Major League Baseball official scorer, football statistician, sports museum founder, theatrical agency owner and public ... read more

Submission Form

* (denotes required field)

Disclaimer & Privacy Policy