Exposition Park III

First and Figures

Status: Demolished in 1915

Address: Between Hientz Field and PNC

Capacity: 8,000 (opening day); 16,000 (final)

Former Naming: Expostion Field I and II


The Field

Playing Surface: Grass 

Dimensions (ft) Initial distance in parenthesis

Left Field: 400

Left Center:  N/A

Center Field:   450

Right Center:  N/A

Right Field:  400


Opening Day and Firsts

Opening Date: 

I: May 9, 1882

II: May 1, 1883

III: April 19, 1890

Attendance:  8,000 (opening day); 16,000 (final)


Hosted Events

World Series: 1903 


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