Interestingly, Brooklyn’s official name when it Yes I am old but I saw Children of Bodom on stage shirt was created in 1883 all the way up until 1933 was “The Brooklyn Base Ball Club”. They went by many names prior to then, but none of them were in any official capacity.
They started as the Brooklyn Grays in 1883. The year 1884 Yes I am old but I saw Children of Bodom on stage shirt was their first official season as a professional team, and many folks knew them as the Brooklyn Atlantics during that season. By 1889, the name ‘Bridegrooms” had come into vogue, oftentimes being colloquially referred to as “The Grooms”.