Loss of Rickwood Veterans
The Friends of Rickwood and the baseball community mourn the passing of numerous Rickwood veterans.
Donnie Harris, former Birmingham Black Baron and former Friends of Rickwood Board of Directors member, passed-away on June 11. Donnie was a true friend of the ballpark, and I regret that I only recently learned of Donnie’s passing.
Chuck Eisenmann, former Birmingham Baron, passed-away on September 6.
Jessie Mitchell, former Birmingham Black Baron, passed-away on September 12. Jessie, on August 8, accompanied Bob Veale in meeting with SABR visitors at Rickwood.
Al LaMacchia, former Birmingham Baron, passed-away on September 15.