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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Night_game

A night game, also called a nighter, is a sporting event that takes place, completely or partially, ... A night game at Fenway Park, a U.S. baseball park in Boston, Massachusetts. A baseball game was played under artificial illumination in 1880, the year ... Independence played the first night game in the history of Organized ...

www.bostonglobe.com/1947/06/14/nightarchive/dDJ4mGKSNhGAGpJ0vV12bO/story.html

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 ...

www.history.com/this-day-in-history/mlb-holds-first-night-game

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.

boston.redsox.mlb.com/bos/fenwaypark100/timeline.jsp?year=1947

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 ...

keepingscore.blogs.time.com/2012/04/20/happy-100th-birthday-fenway-park-25-moments-from-an-historic-stadium/slide/the-first-night-game

Apr 19, 2012 ... At 3 pm on Friday, April 20, Fenway Park will celebrate its 100th birthday, when the Boston Red Sox host the rival New York Yankees.

www.ballparksofbaseball.com/ballparks/fenway-park

Fenway Park is an example of this as the Boston Red Sox have remained ... the first Red Sox night game was played at Fenway Park when the team beat the ...

sabr.org/bioproj/park/375803

The park hosted its first game on April 20, 1912. .... The Cape Cod All-Star Game and the Futures at Fenway games have also been played there for many years. ... is 37,493 for night games and 37,065 for day games (when bleacher seats in ...

www.redsoxdiehard.com/fenway/history.html

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 ...

boston.cbslocal.com/2012/04/19/100-fenway-park-facts-1-51

Apr 19, 2012 ... Fenway Park hosted its first professional baseball game on April 20, 1912, ... The first official game played in Fenway occurred on April 9, 1912 when the ... Current Seating Capacity: 37,493 at Night, 37,065 during the day. 32.

www.redsoxdiehard.com/fenway/facts.html

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