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PNC Park

First and Figures

Status: Home of Pittsburgh Pirates

Address: 115 Federal Street, Pittsburgh, PA

Capacity:  38,365

Cost to construct: $265 Million 

Architect:  HOK Sports; LD Astoroni & Associates 

Owner:  City Of Pittsburgh

Former Naming: N/A 

 

The Field

Playing Surface: Grass

Defining Feature: Statues of Pirates; Negro League Alley; view of cirt ot night; Clemente Bridge

Dimensions (ft) Initial distance in parenthesis

Left Field: 325

Left Center: 389

Center Field: 399

Right Center: 375

Right Field: 325

 

Opening Day and Firsts

Opening Date: April 4, 2001

Opponent: Cincinnati Reds

Results:  Reds 8 Pirates 2

Attendance:  36,945

First Hit:  Sean Casey (homerun, Reds)

Winning Pitcher: Chris Reitsma

Losing Pitcher: Todd Richtie

 

Hosted Events

World Series:  0

All Star Games:  2006

 

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Current MLB Park, Negro League, Negro Leagues, PNC Park, Pittsburgh Pirates, Roberto Clemente, Willie Stargell

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