James P. Small Park

  • 1701 Myrtle Ave.
  • Jacksonville, Florida 32209
  • Phone: 904-255-7930
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This park was originally home to the Negro League and minor league baseball teams. Henry Aaron, Leroy Satchel Paige, Roy Campanella, James "Cool Papa" Bell and William "Judy" Johnson passed through on their way to baseball's Hall of Fame. The park was named after James P. Small, who coached and taught at Stanton HS for 33 years, then coached at Raines HS for one year before retiring.