(Decatur, Ga) – I have a special admiration for Georgia High Schools that existed before racial integration in the 70s and continue to thrive today both athletically and academically. (I myself came from such a high school, as I graduated from Mary Persons High School in 1983). The Decatur High School Bulldogs baseball team has […]
Read More Waking up a Sleeping Giant – Decatur Baseball Back on Top
A stadium with rich history has many more chapters to write.
Read More Adding to the Memories at Newnan’s Drake Stadium
Detroit FC completing innovative upgrades to a historic stadium.
Read More The Historic Home of Detroit City FC – Keyworth
An undefeated team, that captured the hearts of the city of Memphis
Read More The Undefeated Memphis Tigers of 1963
This is second in a four-part series on the rich heritage of baseball in Florence, South Carolina, Part 1 focused on the minor league Florence Steelers who played in the Tri-State League from 1948 to 1950. Part 2 looks at Major League teams who played exhibition games in Florence at the end of spring training […]
Read More Florence Baseball Legacy – Part 2 – Big Leaguers Come to Town
An in-depth look at the wonderful history of baseball in Florence, South Carolina
Read More The Rich Heritage of Baseball in Florence, SC – a Four-Part Series
Before the Liberty Bowl, Crump Stadium played a major role in football in the southeast
Read More Big Time College Football in Memphis – Crump Stadium
Atlanta Businessman Bill McCane built a stadium in Dekalb County to attract professional football
Read More Pro Football Comes to Dekalb County – America Field, Atlanta & the AFL in 1962