League Park was a baseball park located in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. It was situated at the northeast corner of Lexington Avenue and E. 66th Street in the Hough neighborhood. It was home to the National League Cleveland Spiders, the American League Cleveland Indians, and the Cleveland Buckeyes of the Negro American League. Most of the structure was demolished in 1951, although some remnants still remain.
Other articles related to "league park, park, league":
... Following the 1883 season, the Reds were forced to abandon the park, because the lease had been bought out from under them by the new Cincinnati entry in the one-year ... a new location, and they found one less than a mile away from their old park, a few blocks to the southeast on Western Avenue, at the northwest corner of where Findlay Street intersected ... The new facility was variously called Cincinnati Base Ball Grounds (or Park), Western Avenue Grounds, American Park (while in the AA), and then its most enduring pre-1912 name ...
... League Park was a Major League baseball park located in Cincinnati, Ohio, United States ... and consequently the main grandstand seating area was shifted several times during the park's existence ... to the ballpark during its 86½ seasons of use 1884–1901 League Park 1902–1911 Palace of the Fans 1912–1970 Redland Field, renamed Crosley Field in 1934 ...
... Some historic events that took place at League Park include the following May 1, 1891 The ballpark opens ... the first three games of the first "split season" in the history of the National League ... Cup, a sweep by Baltimore as well as Cleveland's final post-season appearance for the National League ...
1 Bye Week 2 September 30, 1945 Chicago Cardinals W 21-0 1-0 League Park 10,872 3 October 7, 1945 Chicago Bears W 17-0 2-0 League Park 19,580 4 October 14, 1945 at Green Bay Packers W 27-14 3-0 East ...
1 No game scheduled 2 October 3, 1920 at Dayton Triangles 14–0 L Triangle Park — 0–1 3 October 10, 1920 at Akron Pros 37–0 L League Park — 0–2 4 October 17 ...
Famous quotes containing the words park and/or league:
“Borrow a child and get on welfare.
Borrow a child and stay in the house all day with the child,
or go to the public park with the child, and take the child
to the welfare office and cry and say your man left you and
be humble and wear your dress and your smile, and dont talk
—Susan Griffin (b. 1943)
“Half a league, half a league,
Half a league onward,
All in the valley of Death
Rode the six hundred.
Forward the Light Brigade!”
—Alfred Tennyson (18091892)