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 (1946–1961; 1964–1965; 1967–1975; 1981–present)
Previous
  • Class-A1 (1936–1945)
  • Class-A (1902–1935)
  • Class-B (1892–1901)
Minor league affiliations
League Southern League (1972–1975; 1981–present)
Division Northern Division
(formerly in the Southern Division)
Previous leagues
Major league affiliations
Current Chicago White Sox (1986–present)
Previous
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, Rickwood Field
Previous parks
Slag Pile Field, Rickwood Field, Hoover Metropolitan Stadium
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 and play most of their games at Regions Field in downtown.

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

  •  7 Tim Anderson
  •  4 Nick Delmonico
  • 18 Joey DeMichele
  • 17 Jeremy Farrell Injury icon 2.svg
  •  9 Danny Hayes
  •  5 Michael Johnson Injury icon 2.svg
  •  2 Marcus Lemon
  • 24 Christian Marrero

Outfielders

Manager

  • 54 Julio Vinas

Coaches


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Chicago White Sox 40-man roster
# Rehab assignment
∞ Reserve list
‡ Restricted list
§ Suspended list
† Temporary inactive list
Roster updated July 26, 2015
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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