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Tag: Major League Baseball

Gunnar Henderson Alabama News
Selma's Gunnar Henderson wins MLB's AL Rookie of the Year Award, Silver Slugger

Baltimore Orioles infielder Gunnar Henderson, a Selma native, has picked up two awards for stellar play this season.

Hank Aaron Home Alabama News
Mobile City Council to vote on relocation of Hank Aaron Home

The Mobile City Council will vote next week on the relocation of the childhood home of Hank Aaron. The home will be moved to a new site in the Toulminville community if the resolution is approved.

Rickwood Field Alabama News
Play ball! Birmingham makes MLB's 2024 'Field of Dreams' game at Rickwood Field official

Tuesday, Major League Baseball confirmed the report that Rickwood Field, the oldest professional ballpark in the United States, would be the site of a regular season game between the St. Louis Cardinals and San Francisco Giants in 2024.

Rickwood Field Alabama News
Report: Major League Baseball to play 'Field of Dreams' game at Birmingham's Rickwood Field

Major League Baseball appears to be coming to Birmingham next year.

Baseball MLB Alabama News
KCarl Smith: Democrat elites vs. black baseball players and fans

Some of the best baseball players to ever grace the diamond were denied entry to the Major Leagues solely because they were African-American. Instead, they performed in the “Negro Leagues,” in the shadows of the Majors, until 1947.