For our second visit on Earle Farrell’s show, we talked a little Memphis sports and baseball, about the old Russwood Park that once hosted Memphis Chicks baseball on Madison and Dunlap, and about the Mid-South Coliseum.
By Charlie Lambert Blame it on my age or insert-joke-here, but not many Memphians have the old Fairgrounds Amusement Park as firmly captured in their memory banks as I do. The memories are a wonderland […]
By Rebecca Philips, with Mark Fleischer The Negro Leagues had been around since the end of the Civil War before a team ever started playing in Memphis. There were up to seven organized all-African American […]
By Mark Hayden What better way to explain baseball’s hold and history on Memphians than with a visit to the corner of Union and B.B. King? It is there that the steel figures of favorite […]
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