BIRMINGHAM, AL - Tony La Russa who played in Birmingham in 1965 and 1967 becomes the fifth member of the Southern League Hall of Fame to have played or managed in Birmingham joining Frank Thomas, Rollie Fingers, Reggie Jackson and Razor Shines.
BIRMINGHAM, AL. - The Birmingham Barons, Double-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox, will be hosting National Anthem tryouts at Regions Field Wednesday, March 1st, from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. All interested performers are invited to give their best anthem rendition for the opportunity to sing prior to a Barons home game this season.
BIRMINGHAM, AL - The Birmingham Barons and The Alabama Booksmith are excited to announce that eight-time MLB All-Star and Atlanta Braves legend Chipper Jones will host a VIP Meet and Greet and book signing in the Diamond's Direct Ballroom at Regions Field on Tuesday, April 11th.
BIRMINGHAM, AL- The Birmingham Barons have announced that single game tickets for the 2017 season will go on sale at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, February 1st. Tickets can be purchased online or by calling the box office at 205-988-3200.
BIRMINGHAM, AL - The Birmingham Barons and The Friends of Rickwood will welcome baseball fans back to historic Rickwood Field for the 22nd Annual Rickwood Classic presented by Levy's Fine Jewelry. The annual game is set for Wednesday, May 31st at 12:30 p.m. and will celebrate "The Fabulous Fifties."
BIRMINGHAM, AL --The Chicago White Sox announced today that Julio Vinas will return to the Birmingham Barons for his second stint as manager for the 2017 season. Former MLB pitcher Jose Bautista is set to take over as pitching coach and former Barons catcher Cole Armstrong will be the new hitting coach.