Home Town Team

Tom Goldman reports on baseball's Memphis Redbirds, a minor league team that is charting a new course in team ownership. The Redbirds are the first pro sports team recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a non-profit, tax-exempt, charitable organization.



Please keep your community civil. All comments must follow the NPR.org Community rules and terms of use, and will be moderated prior to posting. NPR reserves the right to use the comments we receive, in whole or in part, and to use the commenter's name and location, in any medium. See also the Terms of Use, Privacy Policy and Community FAQ.