Longhorn League 1953 T-Shirt
Description: Soft, classic and ready to wear. We’ve printed our favorite historic teams on this 6-ounce cotton to make the perfect T-Shirt.
- 6-ounce pre-shrunk 100% cotton
- Imported, Printed in USA
- Item #: LON54T
League: The Longhorn League
History: The Longhorn League was a Class C circuit that lasted from 1947 to 1955, (it was renamed the Southwestern League in 1956). The league consisted of teams in West Texas and New Mexico. Joe Baumann had a spectacular year with the Roswell Rockets in 1954 when he hit 72 home runs – a professional baseball record that would last for decades. He also hit .400, scored 188 runs, and knocked in 224 RBI.