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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 ...


The Red Sox inaugurated night baseball at Fenway Park last night in a fashion pleasing to Bostonians when they tipped over the White Sox, 5-3.


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 ...


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.


... which had been the only major league park where night games were not played. ... When then-general manager Dallas Green first proposed installing lights in ...


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.


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 ...


The first night game at Fenway Park ... The Red Sox inaugurated night baseball at Fenway Park last night in a fashion pleasing to Bostonians when they tipped ... first baseman playing back of the grass that drove in two runs and tied the game.


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