Baseball in Nashville

History

Amateur Leagues

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Baseball first found its way to Nashville as an amateur sport, growing into popular youth, industrial league, semi-pro, college and vintage teams. On my blog page one can learn more about teams from the mid-1800s to today.



Negro League

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Nashville's earliest Black teams, from the 19th Century  to organized Negro Leagues, featured some of the greatest players in all of baseball, including hometown favorite Junior Gilliam. Go to my blog page to learn about them.

Minor League

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Nashville's first professional team, the Americans, became the foundation for the Tigers, Seraphs, Centennials, Volunteers, and Sounds. Learn about the teams and players who called Nashville home by reading my blog posts.

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