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 Team Overview

  Team:    Alabama Barons  
  League Affiliation:    Freedom Baseball League  
  Year of Operation:    1978  
  Stadium:    Rickwood Field  
  Owner:    Arthur Peterson  
  Manager:    Roy Mewbourne  
   Notable Achievements:    Before the Freedom Baseball League folded, the Barons were undefeated (5-0).
 Although it was never made official, the Alabama Barons are considered the Freedom Baseball League's first and only champion.
  Yearly Record:  
 1978      5-0      League folds; Freedom Baseball League Champions.  

 Other Sites of Interest

   Rickwood Field  

 Further Reading

   Good Wood: A Fan's History of Rickwood Field by Ben Cook, ISBN 0-9636128-3-2  
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Last Update: July 02, 2012