The News Courier in Athens, Alabama

April 9, 2013

Baseball to return to Birmingham with new stadium


Associated Press

— BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Birmingham's new baseball stadium is set to be unveiled this week.

WBRC-TV reports (http://bit.ly/YaLHtH) that a ribbon-cutting ceremony was set to take place Monday at the new Regions Field.

The ceremony was moved to Wednesday evening, just before the Birmingham Barons play the Mississippi Braves at 7:05 p.m. Officials say that will allow Gov. Robert Bentley to be there to take part in the ceremony.