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Effort Underway to Revive Historic Negro League Ballpark

detroit-starsThis new year could mark the start of a new life for the historic Hamtramck Stadium, one of the nation’s few remaining Negro League ballparks.  Read more and watch video report here.  View street view here.   Visit Friends of Historic Hamtramck Stadium here.

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Hamtramck Stadium Placed on Historic Register

Old Hamtramck Stadium, located just north of General Motors’ Detroit-Hamtramck plant, was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on July 31, 2012.  The field hosted the Negro League’s Detroit Stars baseball team from 1930-1937.  Read more here and hereLearn about the stadium’s history here.

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