Georgia Ballparks

Savannah’s Historic Grayson Stadium and the Extermination of the Sand Gnats

Grayson Stadium is located at 1401 East Victory Drive in Savannah, Georgia. Opened in 1926, the ballpark originally was known ...
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Atlanta’s Other Lost Ballpark – Ponce De Leon Park

Long before Turner Field, before Fulton County Stadium, there was a wonderful minor league ballpark in Atlanta known as Ponce De ...
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Shoeless Joe Jackson Comes To Savannah

Shoeless Joe Jackson was born in South Carolina in 1887. He began his professional baseball career in 1908, playing first ...
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Ballpark Found – Fort Pulaski And The First Known Photo Of Baseball

This post concerns not a lost ballpark, but a ballpark found. Well, not actually a ballpark, but a place where ...
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Fulton County Stadium Redux

The Georgia Historical Society and Georgia Public Broadcasting honor the memory of Fulton County Stadium on April 15th as part ...
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Welcome to Royston, Home of Baseball’s Immortal Ty Cobb

Born in 1886 in Narrows, Georgia, Tyrus Raymond “Ty” Cobb moved with his family at an early age to Royston, ...
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Fulton County Stadium Makes A Great Parking Lot – For Now

Atlanta/Fulton County Stadium was the fourth home of the National League Braves and the first in Atlanta. The Braves two previous ...
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