County Sligo

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Sligo is a county in the north of Ireland, in the province of Connacht.

Many current and former major leaguers trace their Irish roots back to Sligo, including Gil Hodges, Sean Casey, and Joe McEwing!

Irish Baseball Ancestry Database: County Sligo

Our Irish Baseball Ancestry Database includes many players, coaches, umpires, journalists, and executives with roots in Sligo, including:

  • Sean Casey
  • Chub Feeney
  • Gil Hodges
  • Arthur Irwin
  • Joe McEwing