Longhorn League

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The Longhorn League was the name of a Minor league baseball circuit that operated from 1947 through 1955 in the Southwestern United States. In 1956, it was renamed the Southwestern League and operated through 1957 before changing its name to the Sophomore League.

Member teams[edit]

Championship teams[edit]

  • 1947 – Ballinger Cats
  • 1948 – Midland Indians
  • 1949 – Big Spring Broncs
  • 1950 – Odessa Oilers
  • 1951 – Odessa Oilers
  • 1952 – Midland Indians
  • 1953 – Carlsbad Potashers
  • 1954 – Artesia NuMexers
  • 1955 – San Angelo Colts

Sources[edit]

  • Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball – Lloyd Johnson, Miles Wolff. Publisher: Baseball America, 1993. Language: English. Format: Paperback, 420pp. ISBN 0-9637189-1-6