Thomasville Tigers

Thomasville Dodgers
19131963
(1913-1915, 1935-1941, 1946-1950, 1952-1958, 1962-1963)
Thomasville, Georgia
Class-level
Previous
  • Class A (1963)
  • Class D (1913-1915, 1935-1941, 1946-1950, 1952-1958, 1962)
Minor league affiliations
League Georgia-Florida League (1935-1941, 1946-1950, 1952-1958, 1962-1963)
Previous leagues
Major league affiliations
Previous
Minor league titles
League titles 3 (1941, 1962, 1963)
Team data
Previous names
  • Thomasville Tigers (1962-1963)
  • Thomasville Dodgers (1953-1958)
  • Thomasville Tomcats (1952)
  • Thomasville Tigers (1946-1950)
  • Thomasville Lookouts (1941)
  • Thomasville Tourists (1940)
  • Thomasville Orioles (1935-1939)
  • Thomasville Hornets (1913-1915)

Thomasville, Georgia was home to several minor league baseball teams from 1913-1963, most of them in the Georgia-Florida League.

The Thomasville Hornets played from 1913-1915 in the Empire State League, Georgia-Florida League and Florida-Alabama-Georgia League.

Baseball did not return until the Thomasville Orioles arrived in 1935 in the Georgia-Florida League as an affiliate of the Baltimore Orioles of the International League. They became an independent team in 1940 as the Thomasville Tourists and then the Thomasville Lookouts in 1941.

After a shutdown for World War II, the team returned as a Detroit Tigers affiliate called the Thomasville Tigers, which played from

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