Several of the local players were used very rough in Tuesday's game with the All Star New York club. Ferguson received a kick on the head, rendering him unconscious for several minutes. Fletcher got one on a leg and Fleming suffered a sprain of the arm, when he fell after being tackled by Robertson, right half. Nearly all the other players received minor bruises and in consequence of which the team was given a light workout this afternoon in preparation for Saturday's National Cup game in the new athletic field.
As the Veteran team has not lost a game this season and is coming here confident of being able to lower the colors of the Steelworkers, the local management will use the strongest available lineup on Saturday.
The Philadelphia boys defeated Victor American league team in the qualifying round by the score of 6-0.