Minor League Baseball On Facebook: Southern League

AllFacebook’s look at the Facebook pages of Minor League Baseball teams continues with the class-AA Southern League.

Class AA is the middle level of the three levels in the minor-league system, and promising prospects often make the jump directly from class AA to Major League Baseball.

Following is a look at the Facebook pages of the 10 Southern League teams, in order of likes.

Montgomery Biscuits

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/MontgomeryBiscuits

Likes: 22,324

Major League affiliation: Tampa Bay Rays

Notable features: Vote for Riverwalk Stadium as the 8th Wonder of the World. The Biscuits’ Twitter and Instagram feeds are available behind tabs powered by Involver and Statigram, respectively.

Pensacola Blue Wahoos

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/BlueWahoosBaseball

Likes: 21,405

Major League affiliation: Cincinnati Reds

Notable features: BlueTube, the ball club’s YouTube feed, powered by Cueler. A link to the team store, the Bait & Tackle Shop.

Birmingham Barons

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/BirminghamBarons

Likes: 17,894

Major League affiliation: Chicago White Sox

Notable features: The team’s Twitter and Instagram feeds are available behind tabs powered by Woobox. Travelers Nights at Regions Field July 24 to 27 will feature former University of Alabama football stars.

Tennessee Smokies

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/TennesseeSmokies

Likes: 17,014

Major League affiliation: Chicago Cubs

Notable features: Tickets can be purchased directly via the Smokies’ Facebook page. Pirate Night is this Thursday night.

Mississippi Braves

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/mbraves

Likes: 11,289

Major League affiliation: Atlanta Braves

Notable features: Tickets can be purchased directly via the team’s page. The Braves’ Twitter feed is available behind a tab powered by Involver.

Chattanooga Lookouts

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/ChattanoogaLookouts

Likes: 7,391

Major League affiliation: Los Angeles Dodgers

Notable features: Socialbakers powers an RSS/blog feed behind a tab on the ball club’s page.

Jackson Generals

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/jacksongenerals

Likes: 6,085

Major League affiliation: Seattle Mariners

Notable features: Tickets can be purchased directly via the Generals’ Facebook page. Dollar Thursday.

Huntsville Stars

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/HuntsvilleStars

Likes: 5,982

Major League affiliation: Milwaukee Brewers

Notable features: Car Survivor Champion contest.

Mobile BayBears

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/MobileBayBears

Likes: 4,981

Major League affiliation: Arizona Diamondbacks

Notable features: Strikeout Domestic Violence.

Jacksonville Suns

Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/pages/Jacksonville-Suns-Fan-Page/131521656952080

Likes: 2,924

Major League affiliation: Miami Marlins

Notable features: Tales from Bragan Field blog.

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