Double Play: Minor-League Team's Nonprofit Owner Instills Confidence in Urban Kids Through Baseball
Memphis, August 20, 2009, The Chronicle of Philanthropy — A sun-scorched day slowly gives way to a warm evening, the air close and still.
In other words, a perfect night for baseball.
As crowds stream into downtown's AutoZone Park this particular Friday, the hometown Redbirds, a Triple-A, minor-league affiliate of the St. Louis Cardinals, are scheduled to go nine innings with the visiting Omaha Royals.
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