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Fenway Park


Fenway Park is a baseball park located in Boston, Massachusetts, at 4 Yawkey Way near ... Capacity, 37,949 (night), 37,497 (day) .... The first game was played April 20, 1912, with mayor John F. Fit...

1947 - Fenway Park Through The Years | Boston Red Sox


In the first week of 1947, workers began to install seven light towers at Fenway Park that allowed the Red Sox to play night baseball at the ballpark for the first ...

MLB holds first night game - May 24, 1935 - HISTORY.com


On this day in History, MLB holds first night game on May 24, 1935. ... new evening fan base, the Reds played a night game that year against every National ... park after Boston's Fenway–was the last of the parks to begin hosting night games.

Fenway Park, Boston Red Sox's ballpark - Ballparks of Baseball


Boston Red Sox Ballpark Map Framed Collage w/Game Used Dirt ... June 13, 1947 the first Red Sox night game was played at Fenway Park when the team beat ...

Though night may fall, play ball! – The Hardball Times


Dec 10, 2013 ... High-class baseball cannot be played at night under artificial light. ... So on Friday, May 24, 1935 the first major league night game took place in Cincinnati— the first ... When Crosley Field turned night into day, there were 16 major league ballparks. .... Fenway Park finally came on line on June 13, 1947.

May 24, 1935: Reds Nip Phils as Night Baseball Comes to the Major ...


May 24, 2011 ... 1935: The first night major league baseball game is played at Crosley Field in Cincinnati. Crosley Field, built in the same era as Boston's Fenway Park and ... When the lights were switched on, the hometown Redlegs, with ...

Fenway Park | Fun Facts and Trivia | Boston Red Sox


Question When did the Red Sox start playing night games at Fenway? June 13, 1947 ... Question When was the first All Star game played at Fenway Park? 1946

Fenway Park History - RedSoxDiehard.com


Tribute to Fenway Park: History, pictures, fan stories, and ticket info. ... That same year, the first night game was played at Fenway. Roof box seats were ...

Fenway Park History by Baseball Almanac


A Fenway Park historical analysis, capacity, seating charts and every bit of statistical Fenway Park information possible. ... First Night Game. 06-13-1947.

Fenway Park - Ballparks


The first two games at Fenway Park were rained out, so the new ballpark opened on ... team to play home night games when lights went up at Fenway on June 13, 1947. ... The AFL's Boston Patriots played there from 1963-68 and the Boston ...

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Red Sox win in first Fenway night game - The Boston Globe


The lights turned on for the first time at a night game at Fenway Park. ... The count was two and two when The Kid hit to Murrell Jones, the first baseman playing ...

Fenway Park's Rich History Defined with 100 Facts to Celebrate 100 ...


Apr 20, 2012 ... The Red Sox held their first night game at Fenway Park on June 13, 1947, .... The Boston Braves played a World Series in Fenway Park, when ...

Fenway Park Facts - RedSoxDiehard.com


Tribute to Fenway Park: Firsts, retired numbers, capacity breakdown, unusual feats, and more. ... First night game: 6/13/1947, Boston defeats Chicago, 5-3