The last team to call Butler County home was the 1951 Butler Tigers in 1951. Butler's teams had played for the Class C Mid-Atlantic league, at historic Pullman Park. Butler had served 3 franchises, the Pittsburgh Pirates, the Detroit Tigers and the New York Yankees during its reign. The Yankees franchise however, is what would make Butler County so historical in the world of baseball. The Butler Yankees would produce two future hall of famers...
Whitey Ford and
Joltin Joe DiMaggio.