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Feasting on a cornucopia of sports blessings

Historians tell us that Abraham Lincoln, in the midst of the Civil War in 1863, decreed that Americans celebrate a national day of Thanksgiving that November and every ensuing November. Roughly six years after Honest Abe’s proclamation, 22 members of the Young America Cricket Club played the Germantown Cricket Club in Philadelphia in what is ...

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