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A Look Back at Raleigh’s Devereaux Meadow Baseball Stadium

Tucked away behind a row of old buildings on West Street, an unassuming parking lot leaves barely a trace of its glory days as Raleigh’s minor league baseball stadium — Devereaux Meadow.  Read more and view photos here.

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Devereux Meadows to be Recognized

Devereux Meadows will now be turned into a park, which city planners say will include “a marker or display area that tells the history of Raleigh’s romance with the national pastime.”  Devereux was an old ballpark in Raleigh (NC) that was razed in 1979 to make room for the city’s sanitation fleet.  Hall of Famer Carl Yastrzemski played there as a member of the Class B Raleigh Capitals in 1959.  The Class Continue reading

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