Talk about a home run! ⚾️
In 1991, Chicago's Comiskey Park became a parking lot (for the new Comiskey Park). Thus Birmingham, Alabama's Rickwood Field, which turns 106 this season, earned the distinction of America's Oldest Professional Baseball Stadium.
"We thought we'd officially welcome them with one of our greatest American traditions, Thanksgiving."
They broke MLB barriers for female coaches, players and announcers.
She'll join the Oakland A's coaching staff this October.
A's manager Bob Melvin made it happen. He announced that Barry Zito will start against his former teammate and friend Tim Hudson this Saturday during the Bay Bridge Series, a moment that will be special for both pitchers, the fans and anyone who is a fan of Bay Area baseball.