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Loved looking through all these old Shibe Park pics at LoC we first

Loved looking through all these old Shibe Park pics at LoC we first

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c. 1929

Police at 1914 World Series, Shibe Park, Philadelphia, Library of Congress collection

Aerial of Shibe Park, former home of the Philadelphia A's and Phillies

The Ballantine Score board at Shibe Park

These Vintage Photos Of Sports Venues That No Longer Exist Will Rip Your Heart With Nostalgia

Ballantine Beer was big baseball sponsor; also on scoreboard.

Jackie Robinson takes a swing during a game in 1948

AT THE BALL PARK, Baseball Fans Waiting in Line for an A's game at Shibe Park, Philadelphia. Line is along the first base, right field line grandstands.

Shibe Park in Philadelphia, home to the A's and Phillies, and was baseball's first

Photo of Shibe Park, Philadelphia baseball Number 16470 Vintage 33525

Athletics dugout prior to start of Game 1 of 1914 World Series at Shibe Park (baseball)] (LOC)

Old Baseball Photos on Twitter: "Shibe Park & Baker Bowl–Aerial photo of

Shibe Park entrance. See more. by Buyenlarge · Connie Mack Stadium 1971

Shibe Park, during double-header

April 16, 1966: the scoreboard at Shibe Park is burning, but Pete Rose

Oh, why not: one more shot of Shibe Park / Connie Mack exterior. East wing of grandstand, bleachers to right. Photo taken after move to the Vet and before ...

Bleachers on the rooftops across from Shibe Park, Philadelphia, PA

Shibe Park (where I saw my first MLB games in the when it was called Connie Mack Stadium:pinner NRF): Historic baseball photos by Charles Conlon

“Shibe Park, Philadelphia, 1909 - The Athletics home is the new trend of state-of-the-art steel and concrete ballparks.

Ty Cobb posing in front of scoreboard at Shibe Park, Philadelphia in 1910

The main entrance to Shibe Park.

Shibe Park entrance

AT THE BALL PARK: Shibe Park, home of the Philadelphia Athletics. Top to

connie mack stadium | Classic Ballparks Connie Mack Stadium Shibe Park Philadelphia .

Shibe Park - Connie Mack Stadium//This is park where I saw my first

A personal look back at the old, original Yankee Stadium 1923 - 1973 in words & vintage photographs.

Location, 230 South Bouquet St. in Oakland, adjacent to Schenley Park

Originally home to the Browns (when it first opened), the more famous tenants (and later owners) were the ...

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October The Day After Connie Mac Stadium closed

Shibe Park in Philadelphia...one of the original oldies.

Abandoned Park in the 70s. See more. from imgur.com · Seating Diagram from 1964

Under the lights at Shibe Park (Connie Mack Stadium) Philadelphia, PA Former home of the Phillies, A's, and Eagles

Evening public ledger. (Philadelphia [Pa.]) 1914-1942, June 30, 1917, Night Extra, Page 10, Image 10 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

There's more than 56 ballparks available as of right now, and I'll be working on some more dead ball parks coming up too. Take a look!

Over 70,000 fans jam Yankee Stadium awaiting the first game of the 1941 World Series between

Shibe was home to both the Athletics and the Phillies, with the A's being the original tenant in 1909. By 1938, the Phillies had moved in (and would remain ...

... Cards dropped the Red Sox and the field featured a crazy ring around the mound. I don't believe I've ever seen this feature before or since in any park.

[World Series fans in Shibe Park, Philadelphia (baseball)] (LOC)

World Series 1913, 4th game, Shibe Park, Doc Crandall bats, Chief Bender pitching

Count me in with all these gents. Polo Grounds, Opening Day, April 29, 1886

1950's Postcard of Comiskey Park ...

Telegraph operators at Shibe Park, Philadelphia

Polo Grounds, during the first game of the 1933 World Series between the New York

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By 1938, the Phillies had moved in (and would remain there after the A's departed for Kansas City), ...

Chicago's ...

The Allianz Arena in Munich, Germany was the first stadium to be able to change the colour of its exterior.

Evening public ledger. (Philadelphia [Pa.]) 1914-1942, September 02, 1920, NIGHT EXTRA, Page 13, Image 13 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

Sportsman's Park: This grand old park, opened in 1902 and used until 1966, was also referred to as Busch Stadium in later years. Until baseball began moving ...

Opened in 1913, this wasn't the first park in which the Dodgers played, but it's the most famous (sure, Dodger Stadium has it's ...

The new fence effectively cut down on the “squatters” but didn't endear him to the neighborhood.

To going to places like this.

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Fenway Park Pictures

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Via Vintage Ball

... the Negro League Grays and the Redskins), and it was the site of perhaps the longest home run in baseball history. The Mick hit one that was “supposedly ...

Evening public ledger. (Philadelphia [Pa.]) 1914-1942, June 02, 1917, Postscript Edition, Page 12, Image 12 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

Evening public ledger. (Philadelphia [Pa.]) 1914-1942, April 29, 1922, Night Extra, Image 12 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

Anyway, I'd love to hear some tips or stories if anyone has any. In the meantime, here are some photos from around the web:

Braves Field baseball park, Boston, Mass, USA, home to the Boston Braves

Speaking of architecturally significant ballparks, here's Shibe Park in Philadephia

George " ...

Evening public ledger. (Philadelphia [Pa.]) 1914-1942, July 18, 1921, NIGHT EXTRA, Image 14 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

PetCo Park in San Diego created a built in version of rooftop seating with the inclusion of the Western Metal Supply Co. Building into the footprint of the ...

1940s BASEBALL UMPIRE CATCHER BATTER SHIBE PARK PHILADELPHIA ATHLETICS Vs DETROIT - Stock Image

Boston, Massachusetts, USA. April 19, 2012. Thousands of Red Sox fans

Featuring gargantuan centerfield dimensions (over 500 feet from home plate in the early years), it too was built to fit ...

Evening public ledger. (Philadelphia [Pa.]) 1914-1942, June 01, 1917, Sports Extra, Page 14, Image 14 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

Fenway Park Pictures

Evening public ledger. (Philadelphia [Pa.]) 1914-1942, June 02, 1917, Postscript Edition, Page 12, Image 12 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

Minimalist Ebbets Field Art Poster Art Poster - Los Angeles Dodgers - S. Preston Art

The new old Midway Stadium

1st base grandstand at Shibe Park, Philadelphia, 1913 World Series (baseball) -

Shibe Park: ...

Evening public ledger. (Philadelphia [Pa.]) 1914-1942, May 07, 1915, Night Extra, Page 12, Image 12 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

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U.S. President Franklin Roosevelt Tossing out First Baseball to Begin Season, Griffith Park, Washington

Evening public ledger., May 04, 1918, Postscript, Page 19, Image 19. About Evening public ledger. (Philadelphia [Pa.]) 1914-1942

Columbia Park, Philadelphia AL, 1907

A somewhat slipshod fence was built to prevent the properties on the first base side outside the park from getting a good view into the park.

... so he constructed a “spite” fence in right field. The new fence effectively cut down on the “squatters” but didn't endear him to the neighborhood.

Fenway Park Pictures

The Washington herald. (Washington, D.C.) 1906-1939, April 20, 1920, Page 10, Image 10 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

Evening public ledger. (Philadelphia [Pa.]) 1914-1942, September 06, 1916, Night Extra, Page 13, Image 13 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

Old Comiskey Park Site Turned Parking Lot Adjacent To New Comiskey Park (circa 2000)

Baseball fans in the bleachers, Fenway Park Boston - Stock Image

Shibe Park, Philadelphia. Home of the A's. That is one solid street length set of non revenue enhancing bleachers! Ownership despised these freeloaders and ...

Center Field Looking Toward Former Right Field Bleachers. The distinctive ...

Crosley ...

Evening star. [volume] (Washington, D.C.) 1854-1972, June 12, 1911, Page 11, Image 11 « Chronicling America « Library of Congress

Crowd outside Shibe Park - 9 am. World's Series Phila. (LOC) -

Shibe Park c.1908 - Stock Image