Birmingham Barons

Birmingham Barons

Birmingham Barons
Founded in 1885
Birmingham, Alabama
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)
Major league affiliations
Current Chicago White Sox (1986–present)
Previous
Minor league titles
Dixie Series titles (6)
  • 1929
  • 1931
  • 1948
  • 1951
  • 1958
  • 1967
League titles (12)
  • 1928
  • 1936
  • 1948
  • 1951
  • 1958
  • 1967
  • 1983
  • 1987
  • 1989
  • 1993
  • 2002
  • 2013
Pennants (10)
  • 1888
  • 1892
  • 1906
  • 1912
  • 1914
  • 1928
  • 1929
  • 1931
  • 1958
  • 1959
Team data
Nickname Birmingham Barons (1981–present)
  • 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
Slag Pile Field, Rickwood Field, Hoover Metropolitan Stadium
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

  • 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