Springfield Browns

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The Springfield Browns were a Class B minor league baseball team in Springfield, Illinois. The Browns were members of the Illinois–Indiana–Iowa League from 1938–1942 and 1946–1949. Springfield was an affiliate of the St. Louis Browns.[1]

The Ballpark[edit]

The Browns played at Lanphier Park, at the intersection of Converse and Grand Avenues and 15th Street. The park had a capacity of 4,500.[2]

Notable alumni[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1938 Springfield Browns Statistics -- Register - Baseball-Reference.com". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 5 February 2017.
  2. ^ "Lanphier Park (I) Minor League History - Baseball-Reference.com". baseball-reference.com. Retrieved 5 February 2017.