|Alabama Crimson Tide|
|2018 Alabama Crimson Tide baseball team|
|Overall record||2,563-1,570-23 (.619)|
|University||University of Alabama|
|Athletic director||Greg Byrne|
|Head coach||Brad Bohannon|
Sewell-Thomas Stadium |
Crimson and White|
|College World Series runner-up|
|College World Series appearances|
|1950, 1983, 1996, 1997, 1999|
|NCAA Tournament appearances|
|1947,1950, 1955, 1968, 1983, 1986, 1991, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014|
|Conference tournament champions|
|1983, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1999, 2002, 2003|
|1934, 1935, 1936, 1938, 1940, 1941, 1942, 1947, 1950, 1955, 1968, 1983, 1996, 2006|
The Alabama Crimson Tide baseball team represents the University of Alabama in NCAA Division I college baseball. Along with most other Alabama athletic teams, the baseball team participates in the Western Division of the Southeastern Conference. The team plays its home games on campus at Sewell-Thomas Stadium.
The Crimson Tide baseball team leads the SEC in all-time wins with over 2,500 victories. The program trails only LSU for the most SEC regular season titles with 13 and 7 tournament championships. Tide baseball teams have participated in the NCAA College World Series five times (1950, 1983, 1996, 1997, 1999), finishing second in 1983 and 1997. The Crimson Tide have also had over sixty players make it to the major leagues, the most in the SEC.
The team's home venue is Sewell-Thomas Stadium, located in Tuscaloosa, Alabama on the campus of the university. A tradition at Sewell-Thomas Stadium is to play the Rednex song "Cotton-Eyed Joe" during the after the 7th inning. Sewell-Thomas Stadium is nicknamed "The Joe" by Crimson Tide fans, in honor of Baseball Hall of Fame member Joe Sewell, who played college baseball at Alabama. For 12 of the last 13 seasons Alabama has ranked in the top 10 nationally in attendance.
In 2016 the team moved into the newly renovated Sewell-Thomas Stadium, a $42 million renovation making The Joe look like a totally new ball park, Club rooms where added, a kids playground, all chairback seats, and a new state of the art scoreboard
Records are through the end of the 2016 season
* Alabama won the SEC tournament which determined the overall SEC champion from 1977-87.
The NCAA Division I Baseball Tournament started in 1947. The format of the tournament has changed through the years. The Crimson Tide has played in 27 NCAA Tournaments, winning 7 NCAA Regional Championships. Alabama has five College World Series appearances and played in the national championship game in 1983 and 1997.
|Fred Frickie||First Base||1957+||ABCA|
|Dave Magadan||First Base||1983+||ABCA, BA|
|Doug Duke||Catcher||1986+||ABCA, BA|
|Beau Hearod||Utility player||2003||NCBWA|
|Emeel Salem||Outfielder||2006||College Baseball Foundation|
|Kent Matthes||Outfielder||2009+||ABCA, BA, CB, NCBWA|
|Source:"SEC All-Americas". secsports.com. Archived from the original on 2008-05-28. Retrieved .|
|Player||Years at UA||MLB team|
|Tommy Hunter||2006-2007||Philadelphia Phillies|
|Adam Morgan||2009-2011||Philadelphia Phillies|
|Jimmy Nelson||2008-2010||Milwaukee Brewers|
|David Robertson||2005-2006||New York Yankees|
|Josh Rutledge||2008-2010||Free Agent|
|Alex Avila||2006-2008||Arizona Diamondbacks|