Augie Acuña Los Ninos Park—Origin of Name

Augie Acuña was a former professional baseball player.  He worked as a local umpire and referee for the Pima County Parks and Recreation Department for more than 34 years. A Pima County Park was named after him when he retired in 1981. Augie Acuña Los Niños Park, opens a new window is located at 5432 S. Bryant Avenue.


"Things, places named for locals in the Old Pueblo." Arizona Daily Star. April, 21, 1991. Page E1.

Augie Acuña Los Niños Park | Pima County Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation

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