This Day in Baseball, 1904: A 9-year-old Plays Pro Ball

On this day, June 25, 1904, 9-year-old George Diggins, the mascot for the class-B Concord Marines, gets into a game against Lowell.

Hear the story on today’s “This Day in Baseball”:

Kyle Tait is in his sixth season as the radio voice of the Mississippi Braves, double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves.  Follow him on Twitter: @HearKyleTait, and take a listen at HearKyleTait.com

Carson Fulmer, Dansby Swanson sit down with @BhamBarons Broadcaster Curt Bloom

Last week with the Mississippi Braves in Birmingham, Vanderbilt products and 2015 first rounders Dansby Swanson (1st overall, DBacks) and Carson Fulmer (8th overall, White Sox) sat down for a joint interview with longtime voice of the Barons Curt Bloom.

Check out the feature here:

Kyle Tait is in his sixth season as the radio voice of the Mississippi Braves, double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves.  Follow him on Twitter: @HearKyleTait, and take a listen at HearKyleTait.com

VIDEO: Dansby’s 5th @MBraves Homer

Dansby Swanson hit his fifth M-Braves home run on Thursday night to open the second half, a solo shot in the sixth inning off Jacksonville Suns hurler Hunter Adkins.

Check out the video highlight, with Kyle Tait on the call:

Kyle Tait is in his sixth season as the radio voice of the Mississippi Braves, double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves.  Follow him on Twitter: @HearKyleTait, and take a listen at HearKyleTait.com

AUDIO: Atlanta Opera Tenor Timothy Miller (@TenorLion) Joins @SLeagueBaseball All-Star Game Broadcast

The Mississippi Braves welcomed Atlanta opera tenor Timothy Miller to Pearl, MS for the 2016 Southern League All-Star Game on Tuesday night to sing the national anthem and God Bless America.

Famous for his renditions of God Bless America nightly at Turner Field, Miller joined Kyle Tait on the All-Star Game radio/MiLB.tv broadcast to discuss how his role has grown with the Atlanta Braves the last few years.  Miller discusses his relationship with prospect shortstop Dansby Swanson, his starring role in Atlanta’s recent advertising campaign and more.

Hear the full interview:

And just in case you haven’t seen his work with Swanson in Atlanta’s preseason commercials:

Kyle Tait is in his sixth season as the radio voice of the Mississippi Braves, double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves.  Follow him on Twitter: @HearKyleTait, and take a listen at HearKyleTait.com

This Day in Baseball, 1839: Abner Doubleday “Invented” Baseball

Kyle Tait is in his sixth season as the radio voice of the Mississippi Braves, double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves.  Follow him on Twitter: @HearKyleTait, and take a listen at HearKyleTait.com

VIDEO: This Day in Baseball: Teddy Ballgame Hits Longest HR at Fenway

Kyle Tait is in his sixth season as the radio voice of the Mississippi Braves, double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves.  Follow him on Twitter: @HearKyleTait, and take a listen at HearKyleTait.com

Video: This Day In Baseball: Reds become first to fly to a road game

On this day in baseball history, the Cincinnati Reds became the first team to take to the skies to fly to an away game. Hear more on Wednesday’s “This Day in Baseball”:

Kyle Tait is in his sixth season as the radio voice of the Mississippi Braves, double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves.  Follow him on Twitter: @HearKyleTait, and take a listen at HearKyleTait.com

This Day in Baseball: Garvey Plays in 1000th Straight Game

Kyle Tait is in his sixth season as the radio voice of the Mississippi Braves, double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves.  Follow him on Twitter: @HearKyleTait, and take a listen at HearKyleTait.com

Video: This Day in Baseball, Casey Stengel’s Memorable Stunt at the Plate

Kyle Tait is in his sixth season as the radio voice of the Mississippi Braves, double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves.  Follow him on Twitter: @HearKyleTait, and take a listen at HearKyleTait.com

This Date In Baseball: Nolan Ryan Becomes All-time Leader in Walks

Kyle Tait is in his sixth season as the radio voice of the Mississippi Braves, double-A affiliate of the Atlanta Braves.  Follow him on Twitter: @HearKyleTait, and take a listen at HearKyleTait.com

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