Nashville Stars (baseball)
The Nashville Stars were a Negro league baseball team that played in the Negro Major League, a minor league, in 1942. They were located in Nashville, Tennessee, and played their home games at Sulphur Dell.
In 2019, an investment group, Music City Baseball LLC, announced plans to secure a possible Major League Baseball expansion franchise or lure an existing team to Nashville that would be called the Nashville Stars in honor of the city's Negro league teams.
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