Birmingham, Ala. - The 2013 Southwestern Athletic Conference Baseball
Championship is headed to Fort Worth, Texas. The tournament, which is
slated for May 15-19, will be held at the historic 5,100-seat LaGrave
LaGrave Field opened in 1926. During its existence, LaGrave Field has
hosted nearly 50 members of the Major League Baseball Hall of Fame. That
list includes Hank Aaron, Babe Ruth, Sparky Anderson, Yogi Bera, Roy
Campanella, Joe DiMaggio, Larry Doby, Willie Mayes, Willie McCovey, Stan
Musial, Jackie Robinson and Ted Williams, just to name a few.
LaGrave Field is the present-day home of the Fort Worth Cats minor
league baseball team. The Cats are members of the United Baseball
The Fort Worth area is home to over 758,000 residents. The nation's
16th-largest city recorded the 12th-largest numeric increase in new
residents adding over 16,000 between April 2010 and July 2011 according
to new population estimates by the U.S. Census Bureau.
For more information about the 2013 SWAC Baseball Tournament, visit
2013 SWAC Baseball Tournament Schedule
Wednesday, May 15
Game 1 - 9:00 a.m. - West #3 vs. East #2
Game 2 - 12:00 p.m. - East #3 vs. West #2
Game 3 - 3:00 p.m. - East #4 vs. West #1
Game 4 - 6:00 p.m. - West #4 vs. East #1
Thursday, May 16
Game 5 - 9:00 a.m. - Loser G1 vs. Loser G3
Game 6 - 12:00 p.m. - Loser G2 vs. Loser G4
Game 7 - 3:00 p.m. - Winner G1 vs. Winner G3
Game 8 - 6:00 p.m. - Winner G2 vs. Winner G4
Friday, May 17
Game 9 - 9:00 a.m. - Loser G7 vs. Winner G5
Game 10 - 12:00 p.m. - Winner G6 vs. Loser G8
Game 11 - 3:00 p.m. - Winner G7 vs. Winner G9
Game 12 - 6:00 p.m. - Winner G10 vs. Winner G8
Saturday, May 18
Game 11a (If Necessary) - 12:00 p.m.
Winner G11 vs. Loser G11
Game 12a (If Necessary) - 12:00 p.m. or 3 p.m.
Loser G12 vs. Winner G12
Sunday, May 19
Game 15 - SWAC Championship - 2:00 p.m.
Bracket A Winner vs. Bracket B Winner