Huntsville Stars - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huntsville_Stars The Huntsville Stars were a minor league baseball team of the Southern League, which served as the Double-A affiliate of Major League Baseball's Oakland Athletics from 1985 to 1998 and Milwaukee Brewers from 1999 to 2014. The franchise was located in Huntsville, Alabama and named for the space industry with which Huntsville is economically tied (NASA conducts operations at the nearby Marshall ...Previous leagues: Southern League (1985–2014)…

Industrial Baseball Leagues in Alabama Encyclopedia of ...

http://www.encyclopediaofalabama.org/article/h-2479 Industrial league baseball was a form of semi-professional baseball that developed during the late nineteenth century and became commonplace in Alabama during much of the twentieth century. Companies sponsored the leagues to enhance employee loyalty and provide entertainment for their workers and families, forming teams made up of players from their own payrolls supplemented by ……

Georgia-Alabama League - Baseball-Reference.com

https://www.baseball-reference.com/bullpen/Georgia-Alabama_League There were several versions of the Georgia-Alabama League in the history of minor league baseball, all ranked class D. The first such circuit ran from 1913-1917. From 1928-1930 a second league used that name. It was revived 16 years later for its longest run, a whole six seasons, 1946 through 1951.…

Minor League Baseball's Business Plan

https://businessalabama.com/Minor-League-Baseballs-Business-Plan/ Jul 05, 2017 · Minor league baseball is a sport where fans attend as much for the overall ballpark experience as for the game itself. So promotional events and giveaways are often more important than the playing product on the field. “The bulk of the people who attend these games aren’t necessarily minor league baseball fans, ” Morgan says.Author: Cary Estes…

Baseball in Alabama Encyclopedia of Alabama

http://www.encyclopediaofalabama.org/article/s-136 Alabama is the birthplace of some of baseball's most celebrated stars. Long-time home run king Henry "Hank" Aaron, all-around powerhouse Willie Mays, and pitching great Leroy "Satchel" Paige all were born in the state and came through the Negro Leagues during the mid-twentieth century. Today's minor league teams include the Birmingham Barons, the Montgomery Biscuits, and the Mobile BayBears.…

Alabama-Florida League - Baseball-Reference.com

https://www.baseball-reference.com/bullpen/Alabama-Florida_League The first Alabama-Florida League was founded in 1936.In 1940 the league changed its name to the Alabama State League.In 1951, the Alabama State League switched its name back to the Alabama-Florida League.The AFL survived 12 more years before folding, one of the few leagues to die off in the 1960s after surviving the 1950s, a horrible decade for minor league baseball.…

Major League Baseball Players Born in Alabama

https://www.baseball-almanac.com/players/birthplace.php?loc=Alabama Major League Baseball Players Born in Alabama. Since the 19th Century, Major League Baseball has enjoyed a rich, diverse, world-wide set of talent not seen in any other major league sport. Every state in the United States of America, and more than forty-five countries, have had at least one player make it ……

Huntsville Stars - Wikipedia

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Huntsville_Stars The Huntsville Stars were a minor league baseball team of the Southern League, which served as the Double-A affiliate of Major League Baseball's Oakland Athletics from 1985 to 1998 and Milwaukee Brewers from 1999 to 2014. The franchise was located in Huntsville, Alabama and named for the space industry with which Huntsville is economically tied (NASA conducts operations at the nearby Marshall ...Previous leagues: Southern League (1985–2014)…

Minor League Baseball Teams in Alabama Best Western

https://www.bestwestern.com/en_US/hotels/destinations/united-states/gulf-coast/alabama/things-to-do/sports/milb.html Minor League Baseball Teams in Alabama. The great state of Alabama might not feature an MLB team, but that doesn’t stop baseball fans from enjoying America’s pastime each and every summer. Check out future MLB All-Stars all across the Yellowhammer State:…

Industrial Baseball Leagues in Alabama Encyclopedia of ...

http://www.encyclopediaofalabama.org/article/h-2479 Industrial league baseball was a form of semi-professional baseball that developed during the late nineteenth century and became commonplace in Alabama during much of the twentieth century. Companies sponsored the leagues to enhance employee loyalty and provide entertainment for their workers and families, forming teams made up of players from their own payrolls supplemented by ……

Georgia-Alabama League - Baseball-Reference.com

https://www.baseball-reference.com/bullpen/Georgia-Alabama_League There were several versions of the Georgia-Alabama League in the history of minor league baseball, all ranked class D. The first such circuit ran from 1913-1917. From 1928-1930 a second league used that name. It was revived 16 years later for its longest run, a whole six seasons, 1946 through 1951.…

Alabama Sports Teams: The Mobile BayBears & More

https://www.brett-robinson.com/local-teams/ Baseball. There's nothing quite like a trip to the old ballpark. The tradition of the game along with its customs and quirks provide the setting for a few hours of relaxation. In the Gulf Shores region there are 3 professional teams, including the Mobile BayBears. They all play in the Double A Southern League of Minor League Baseball (MiLB).…

Baseball in Alabama Encyclopedia of Alabama

http://www.encyclopediaofalabama.org/article/s-136 Alabama is the birthplace of some of baseball's most celebrated stars. Long-time home run king Henry "Hank" Aaron, all-around powerhouse Willie Mays, and pitching great Leroy "Satchel" Paige all were born in the state and came through the Negro Leagues during the mid-twentieth century. Today's minor league teams include the Birmingham Barons, the Montgomery Biscuits, and the Mobile BayBears.…

Minor League Baseball WHNT.com

https://whnt.com/sports/minor-league-baseball/ After 3 years on the bench, Southern League baseball returns to north Alabama Minor League Baseball / 1 year ago. Residents excited about new minor league team, not all are on board with the name ...…

Minor League Baseball's Business Plan

https://businessalabama.com/Minor-League-Baseballs-Business-Plan/ Jul 05, 2017 · Minor league baseball is a sport where fans attend as much for the overall ballpark experience as for the game itself. So promotional events and giveaways are often more important than the playing product on the field. “The bulk of the people who attend these games aren’t necessarily minor league baseball fans, ” Morgan says.Author: Cary Estes…

Alabama-Florida League - Baseball-Reference.com

https://www.baseball-reference.com/bullpen/Alabama-Florida_League The first Alabama-Florida League was founded in 1936.In 1940 the league changed its name to the Alabama State League.In 1951, the Alabama State League switched its name back to the Alabama-Florida League.The AFL survived 12 more years before folding, one of the few leagues to die off in the 1960s after surviving the 1950s, a horrible decade for minor league baseball.…