Tacoma, WA

From BR Bullpen

Tacoma is located in western Washington state, at the southern end of Puget Sound, 30 miles south of Seattle, WA.

Teams that have played here[edit]

Tacoma’s Major League Affiliations[edit]

Team Years Name
San Francisco Giants 1960 to 1965 Tacoma Giants
Chicago Cubs 1966 to 1971 Tacoma Cubs
Minnesota Twins 1972 to 1977 Tacoma Twins
New York Yankees 1978 Tacoma Yankees
Cleveland Indians 1979 Tacoma Tugs
Cleveland Indians 1980 Tacoma Tigers
Oakland A’s 1981 to 1994 Tacoma Tigers
Seattle Mariners 1995 to present Tacoma Rainiers

Persons who were born here[edit]

Persons who died here[edit]

Educational institutions located here[edit]

Further Reading[edit]

  • Jim Price: "You want stars, titles, nicknames? Tacoma's got 'em", in Mark Armour, ed.: Rain Check: Baseball in the Pacific Northwest, Society for American Baseball Research, Cleveland, OH, 2006, pp. 76-81.