1899 St. Louis Perfectos Baseball Club

That’s right … the team from St. Louis in 1899 was called the Perfectos. That is such a sweet team name. They went 84-67 that season, finishing in fifth place in the National League. The team would eventually evolve into the city’s beloved Cardinals.

St. Louis base ball club, group B / Strauss Photo, St. Louis.

Source: Library of Congress

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