Birmingham Barons

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Birmingham Barons
Founded in 1885
Birmingham, Alabama
BirminghamBaronsLogo2007.PNG BirminghamBaronsCap.png
Team logo Cap insignia
Class-level
Current Double-A (1946-present)
Previous

Class-A1 (1936-1945)

  • Class-A (1902-1935)
  • Class-B (1892-1901)
Minor league affiliations
League Southern League (1972–75, 1981–present)
Division Northern Division
Previous leagues
Major league affiliations
Current Chicago White Sox (1986–Present)
Previous

Detroit Tigers (1957–1961, 1981–1985)

Minor league titles
League titles 1906, 1912, 1914, 1928, 1929, 1931, 1936, 1948, 1951, 1958, 1967, 1983, 1987, 1989, 1993, 2002, 2013
Team data
Nickname Birmingham Barons (1981–present)
Previous names

Birmingham A's (1967-1975)

  • Birmingham Barons (1901–1961; 1964–65)
  • Birmingham Reds (1898)
  • Birmingham Bluebirds (1896)
  • Birmingham Blues (1893)
  • Birmingham Grays (1892-1893)
  • Birmingham (1889)
  • Birmingham Maroons (1888)
  • Birmingham Ironmakers (1887)
  • Birmingham (1885)
Colors Black, Red, Gray
Ballpark Regions Field
Previous parks Slag Pile Field, Rickwood Field, Regions Park
Owner(s)/
Operator(s)
The Logan Family
Manager Julio Vinas 1st year
General manager Jonathan Nelson

The Birmingham Barons are a minor league baseball team based in Birmingham, Alabama. The team, which plays in the Southern League, is the Double-A affiliate of the Chicago White Sox major-league club.


Playoffs and championships[edit]

  • Southern League Playoff Appearances (16): 1983, 1987, 1989, 1990, 1991, 1993, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008, 2009, 2011, 2013
  • Southern League Championships (6): 1983, 1987, 1989, 1993, 2002, 2013

Major League affiliations[edit]

Roster[edit]

Birmingham Barons roster
Players Coaches/Other

Pitchers

Catchers

Infielders

  • 15 Gordon Beckham * #
  •  4 Chris Curley
  • 17 Jeremy Farrell
  •  2 Micah Johnson
  • 24 Christian Marrero
  •  3 Jaime Pedroza
  • 25 Rangel Ravelo
  •  5 Daniel Wagner

Outfielders

Manager

  • 54 Julio Vinas

Coaches


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Chicago White Sox 40-man roster
∞ Reserve list
§ Suspended list
‡ Restricted list
# Rehab assignment
Roster updated April 4, 2014
Transactions
More MiLB rosters
Chicago White Sox minor league players


Famous Barons/Birmingham A's[edit]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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