Paul Hemphill Laments the Demise of the Barons at Rickwood: 1981

Birmingham author, Paul Hemphill, penned a great piece on the decline of minor league baseball, contained in his 1981 collection, Too Old to Cry.

The Daily Beast reprinted that column as a lead-in to opening day.

Please see link below:

http://www.thedailybeast.com/articles/2014/03/29/the-great-paul-hemphill-celebrates-the-long-gone-birmingham-barons.html

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~ by rickwood on March 29, 2014.

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