The Charlotte O's, a Class AA Southern League affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles, played at Crockett Park from 1976 until the stadium burned in 1985.
I tried out to be an O's batgirl in 1980 but they didn't pick me. Felt like I was back in sixth grade gym class...
'Crockett Park is all lit up for a night home game on Aug 31, 1984.'
Frances Crockett, owner and general manager, 1980.
'Cal Ripken Jr. with the Charlotte O's.' 1980
'Crockett Park is packed with fans during an O's Southern League baseball game on June 9, 1980.'
Aerial view, 1984.
'Fans watch a game at Crockett Park on June 23, 1982.'