Tag Archives: James Creighton

Eric Miklich demonstrates Jim Creighton's underhand pitching technique.

Part of the group that gathered at James Creighton's grave (left to right): Eric Miklich, Ed, Mikey Tangle, Tom Gilbert, Bob

The recent Daily News article on Green-Wood and baseball.

The Brooklyn Excelsiors of 1860. Three of these players--James Creighton (pitcher, third from the left, holding the ball), Henry Polhemus (second baseman, tallest here), and Asa Brainard (left fielder, second from right), are interred at Green-Wood. , and