Sponsored by the West Texas Chapter of the Society for American Baseball Research, the Fort Concho National Historic Landmark is hosting a Baseball Heritage Symposium from 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. on Saturday, February 29, 2020, in San Angelo, Texas.
The program will be hosted in the Living History Stables Classroom at Fort Concho, 630 S. Oakes St., San Angelo, TX 76903. The program includes several presentations with topics ranging from regional baseball history to the 1919 Chicago Black Sox Scandal. There will also be a minor league baseball quiz!
If weather permits, the fort’s vintage baseball team will play a baseball game (1860s rules) on the nearby Parade Field. The program is free to all, and will provide morning refreshments and coffee, as well as pizza for lunch.