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Troy in Pike County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
 

Riddle-Pace Field

 
 
Riddle-Pace Field Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, December 11, 2010
1. Riddle-Pace Field Marker
Inscription. Originally constructed as the home field for the university’s football and baseball teams. Pace Field, home of the Troy Trojans and the Troy baseball team in the late 1930s and 1940s, stood at the location of the current Riddle - Pace Field. It is one of the original locations where the Alabama-Florida Class D Deep South Baseball League teams played. They provided players to the Cleveland Indians (1939), the Cincinnati Reds (1940) and the Detroit Tigers (1947-49).
 
Erected by Troy University.
 
Location. 31° 47.958′ N, 85° 57.226′ W. Marker is in Troy, Alabama, in Pike County. Marker is on Luther Drive north of University Avenue, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Marker located on the campus of Troy University. Marker is in this post office area: Troy AL 36081, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Pace Hall (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Shackelford Hall (about 400 feet away); “The Thinker” (about 500 feet away); Green Davis Tailgate Terrace (about 600 feet away); Cowart Hall (about 600 feet away);
Riddle-Pace Field Marker image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, December 11, 2010
2. Riddle-Pace Field Marker
a different marker also named Cowart Hall (about 600 feet away); McCall Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away); Bibb Graves Hall (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Troy.
 
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Riddle-Pace Baseball Field image. Click for full size.
By Tim & Renda Carr, December 11, 2010
3. Riddle-Pace Baseball Field
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. This page has been viewed 774 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Timothy Carr of Birmingham, Alabama. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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