Friends of Rickwood and Birmingham Barons Announce 2012 Rickwood Classic
The Friends of Rickwood and the Birmingham Barons announced this week the 17th annual Rickwood Classic, to be held on Wednesday, May 30, 2012.
The annual throwback game will this year pay tribute to Wartime Baseball, and will honor baseball’s connection to the World War II and Korean War eras, including honoring the players and the Baron teams from that period.
Former two-time MVP and Atlanta Braves star Dale Murphy will be this year’s VIP guest, and will sign autographs and interact with fans.
The May 30 event will feature the Barons versus the Chattanooga Lookouts, with opening pitch at 12:30. Tickets are available through the Barons’ ticket office, at 205.988-3200 or on-line at barons.com.
Please click file below to view the event press release.