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Let's Play Ball

baseball player figurine in our exhibit

By the 1880s, mill villages and their surrounding towns were enthusiastically supporting their local baseball teams. Regularly scheduled baseball games were played between Anderson, Belton, Honea Path, Due West, Piedmont, Pelzer, Williamston and Calhoun Falls.  

Visit this exhibit to learn about some of Anderson County's most notable players, Baseball Hall of Famers, and the history of the game in Anderson County.