Special Sub-Topic: Lost Ballparks
|On October 2, 1916 the home town Phillies beat the visiting Boston Braves 2-0, giving Grover Cleveland Alexander a record 17 shutouts in a season. In what stadium was this achieved?|
Baker Bowl. The Baker Bowl was the home stadium for the Philadelphia Phillies from April 30, 1887, to June 30, 1938.
|April 16, 1935: Babe Ruth makes his Boston Braves debut against the visiting New York Giants. He hits a single and a Home Run that day in which stadium?|
Braves Field. The Boston Braves made Braves field their home from August 18th, 1915, to September 21st, 1952.
|On October 5, 1918, the first game of the '18 World Series goes to the Boston Red Sox as Babe Ruth pitched a 1-0 win over the home town Chicago Cubs. What stadium did this happen in?|
Comiskey Park. The Chicago Cubs played their World Series home games in Comiskey Park because it was larger than Wrigley Field. The old Comiskey Park was home to the Chicago White Sox from July 1st, 1910, to September 30th, 1990.
|On August 23, 1961, The visiting San Francisco Giants hit five home runs in a single inning against the Cincinnati Reds. In what stadium did this occur?|
Crosley Field. Crosley field played home to the Cincinnati Reds from 1884 to June 24, 1970.
|On September 16, 1924, St. Louis Cardinals first basemen Jim Bottomley gets twelve RBIs in a single game against the home town Dodgers. What stadium did this occur in?|
Ebbets Field. Ebbets Field was home to the Brooklyn Dodgers from April 9th, 1913, to September 24th, 1957.
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