Knoxville, TN

From BR Bullpen

Knoxville is located in eastern Tennessee, at the confluent of the Holston and French Broad Rivers, where they join to form the Tennessee River, at the foot of the Great Smoky Mountains. It is located 100 miles northeast of Chattanooga, TN.

Teams that have played here[edit]

Years Team League Ballpark
1897 Knoxville Indians Southeastern League
1904 Knoxville _____ Tennessee-Alabama League Chilhowee Park
1909 Knoxville Appalachians South Atlantic League Chilhowee Park
1910 Knoxville Appalachians Southeastern League Chilhowee Park
1911 Knoxville Appalachians Appalachian League Chilhowee Park
1912-1914 Knoxville Reds Appalachian League Chilhowee Park
1921-1924 Knoxville Pioneers Appalachian League Caswell Park
1925-1929 Knoxville Smokies South Atlantic League Caswell Park
1931-1944 Knoxville Smokies Southern Association Smithson Stadium
1946-1952 Knoxville Smokies Tri-State League Smithson Stadium
1953 Knoxville Smokies Mountain States League Chapman Highway Park
1954 Knoxville Smokies Tri-State League Knoxville Municipal Stadium
1956-1963 Knoxville Smokies South Atlantic League Knoxville Municipal Stadium/Bill Meyer Stadium
1964-1967 Knoxville Smokies Southern League Bill Meyer Stadium
1972-1979 Knoxville Sox Southern League Bill Meyer Stadium
1980-1992 Knoxville Blue Jays Southern League Bill Meyer Stadium
1993-1999 Knoxville Smokies Southern League Bill Meyer Stadium
2000-2019 Tennessee Smokies Southern League Smokies Park
2021-present Tennessee Smokies Double-A South Smokies Park
In 1957, the ballpark originally called Knoxville Municipal Stadium was renamed Bill Meyer Stadium.

Persons who were born here[edit]

Persons who died here[edit]

Educational institutions located here[edit]