Willie Stargell, who went on to be named MVP of the 1979 World Series, was known as "On the hill Will" in Asheville.
This is the second title in the past three seasons for the Asheville Tourists.
The Tourists are 2-5 against the Hagerstown Suns, who they will face off against for the championship.
The Asheville Tourists begin the week with a four-game lead in the SAL's Southern Division, but things could tighten up quickly.
McCormick Field is getting some nice upgrades in advance of this year's SAL All-Star Game.