The owner of the Hippodrome Baseball Park, out beyond League Park. called up President Herrmann yesterday morning and said that ha had received a letter from an Eastern man. supposed to be connected with the alleged United Stales Outlaw League, asking for a lease on his grounds, and be wanted Mr. Herrmann's advice.
"Go ahead and get all yon can out of them." said the Red Chief. "Be sure to get your money in advance and get all you can. We will be glad to have the league come to Cincinnati. but see that you don't get stung. Bamey Dreyfuss. of Pittsburg, wno was present, says that the outlaws will have no trouble getting grounds In Pittsburg. He controls Exposition Park, which the Pirates used for many years before tney went to Forbes Field, and he will rent it to the new league for just what hs pays for It. namely, $11,000 a year.