Brooks Family Photos and Notes
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My grandfather Burwick was a professional baseball player. His career started while attending Mississippi College. Gaining fame by striking out 24 of 27 men, while pitching against the University of Alabama. He pitched in the Georgia-Alabama League, the Cotton States League, South Atlantic Association, and was player-manager of the Jackson Senators. Retiring from baseball in 1924.
The attached letter, was written by a fan in AL., 1922.
Burwick Bunyon Brooks