1948 Birmingham Black Barons Low Profile Hat

  • $27.99

Team Info

Years Active: 1920-1960

Stadium: Rickwood Field

League Titles: 1943, 1944, 1948

The Birmingham Black Barons played in various leagues during their 40 years in existence. Originally playing at the minor league level, the Black Barons were named after the white minor league team (Birmingham Barons) that shared Rickwood Field. In 1924, the Black Barons made the jump to the major league level and began to draw larger crowds than their white counterparts. The Black Barons would go on to win 3 league titles at the major league level, however lost all 3 Negro World Series appearances to the Homestead Grays. Following the integration of baseball in 1947, the team began to lose major league talent and played its final game in 1960. 

Hall of Fame Players

  • Willie Mays
  • Satchel Paige
  • Mule Suttles
  • Willie Wells
Product Info
  • Alternate style worn by the Black Barons during the 1948 season
  • Bayside 3630 hat
  • 100% cotton chino twill
  • Unstructured Fit
  • Embroidered Logos
  • Adjustable Strap
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