MEMPHIS (Redbirds) – Memphis Redbirds manager Stubby Clapp has been named the Baseball America Minor League Manager of the Year, joining a group of skippers to earn the award that includes Buck Showalter, Terry Francona, Grady Little, and Ryne Sandberg, among others, dating back to 1989. 144 more words
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In 1877, the first professional sports team came to Memphis. Since then, no professional or collegiate team in baseball, basketball, or football, has won a national championship. 1,404 more words
Triple-A is the only MiLB level to hold a “National Championship” game, pitting the International League winner against the Pacific Coast League champ.
The championship has gone through various iterations in the past, but is currently a one-game deal at a site chosen well before the season starts. 889 more words
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Memphis Redbirds won a decisive Game 5 in the Pacific Coast League championship series Sunday night, to take its third league title in franchise history. 246 more words
MEMPHIS, Tennessee – Memphis Redbirds third baseman Patrick Wisdom has been named to the All-Pacific Coast League Team as voted by league managers and media representatives, the league office announced Monday. 192 more words
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — For the fifth time in franchise history but the first time since 2014, the Memphis Redbirds are postseason bound.
The ‘Birds wrapped up the Pacific Coast League’s American Southern Division title Sunday thanks to their 12-7 win over rival Nashville, improving the Redbirds to 80-41. 43 more words