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Baseball in Birmingham

Birmingham boasts a rich and historical relationship with America's favorite past time. From the celebrated--and oldest-- baseball field in the United States to a little league world series championship to award-winning baseball players and minor league teams, Birmingham is poised to reestablish its stature as a major venue for baseball enthusiasts.

 
  Community Reading Program Learn More About Baseball in Birmingham
         
  Read It Forward logo Barons 
Birmingham Barons
Birmingham Black Barons
Birmingham
Black Barons
Rickwood Field
Rickwood Field
 
Willie Mays: The Life, The Legend

“Read It Forward” is a special project of the Birmingham Public Library and the City of Birmingham, Alabama. This community-wide reading program is designed to encourage reading throughout the City of Birmingham.

Visit any BPL location to pick up a free copy of Willie Mays: The Life, The Legend by James S. Hirsch
Willie Mays
Willie Mays
Birmingham Black Baron and Baseball Hall of Fame Inductee
Little League World Champions 1953
Little League World Series Champions
Rick Woodward
Rick Woodward
President Birmingham Baseball Club 1909-1936
 
Read More about Baseball in Birmingham

Baseball--Alabama--Birmingham
Minor league baseball--Alabama--Birmingham--History

Links of Interest
List of baseball players born in Birmingham (BhamWiki)
Regions Park The current home of the Barons (BhamWiki)
Southern League of Professional Baseball (BhamWiki)
  Birmingham Black Barons Oral Histories
Birmingham
Black Barons
Oral Histories
Birmingham Black Barons Video
Birmingham
Black Barons
Videos
Birmingham Black Barons Database
Birmingham
Black Barons
Newspaper Database
     
 
Birmingham Baseball Timeline

Birmingham Baseball Timeline

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