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On this day in Alabama history: Birmingham Barons first baseman Norm Zauchin was born

On this day in Alabama history: Birmingham Barons first baseman Norm Zauchin was born

Nov. 17, 1929 Norbert Henry Zauchin was born Nov. 17, 1929, in Royal Oak, Michigan. He was a first baseman for the 1950 Birmingham Barons and played six seasons in the major leagues with the Boston Red Sox and Washington Senators. Zauchin, the son of Polish immigrant Casmer “Charles” Zauchin and his wife, Catherine, grew up […]