Season to start Sunday for Lemont vintage base ball team

LEMONT – The Lemont Quarrymen Vintage Base Ball Club will play its season-opening match against the Chicago Salmon at 1 p.m. Sunday at Covington Park, 127th Street and Covington Drive.

The club, sponsored by the Lemont Historical Society, plays by the rules of 1858, using authentic uniforms and equipment.

The team schedule includes additional home games May 17, May 31, June 29 and July 20.

For more information and a complete schedule, call the Historical Society at 630-257-2972 or visit