Oxford city spokeswoman Lorie Denton shared the news that the City of Oxford is excited to announce that we have been selected to host the 2022 Sunbelt Baseball League All-star game at 3:05pm CST on July 17 at Choccolocco Park. The American Team vs the National Team will showcase fifty players across nine teams chosen by coaches and league performance.
The Sunbelt Baseball League, based out of the metro Atlanta area, is parent of the Choccolocco Monsters, who open their inaugural season at the Park on June 3. This is the first time the all-star game has been played in Alabama. The SBL Commissioner, Todd Pratt stated “The Sunbelt League is excited to have the City of Oxford and the Choccolocco Monsters to be hosting the 2022 SBL All-Star game. Everyone that I have spoken to in the area is full of energy and Choccolocco Park is beautiful and a perfect setting for this year’s event. I am truly looking forward to my trip to Oxford on July 17th.” The Oxford City Mayor, Alton Craft shared “We can’t wait to host players from all across the SBL here in Oxford, AL. Choccolocco Park is a world-class facility that we are proud to say is now home to the Choccolocco Monsters, and to be awarded the all-star game in the Monsters’ inaugural season is something all of us are just so proud of. We can’t wait to get the season started, and we thank Todd Pratt and the SBL for giving us this opportunity.”
Visit bamamonsters.com for more tickets and information on the Choccolocco Monsters upcoming regular season.