Birmingham Black Barons T-Shirt
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
- 100% Cotton (52% Cotton 48% Polyester for heather colors)
- Extra Soft
- Classic Fit
- By request: available up to size 5xl, youth sizes, women's sizes and long sleeves
This product is an historical representation of the defunct team in the description. The product is in no way affiliated with any existing team, league or other organization.
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