New York Ballparks

The Polo Grounds and the Autonomy of a Baseball Snapshot

A baseball snapshot is a souvenir of a day at the ballpark.  Taken not by a professional photographer, but by ...
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Dutch Damaschke Field In Oneonta NY

Damaschke Field is located at 15 James Georgeson Avenue in Oneonta, New York, just 24 miles south of Cooperstown, New York. ...
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Jamestown’s Gem – Russell E. Diethrick, Jr. Park

Russell E. Diethrick, Jr. Park is located at 485 Falconer Street in Jamestown, New York. Jamestown Municipal Stadium/Russell E. Diethrick, ...
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The Rockpile – Buffalo’s War Memorial Stadium

War Memorial Stadium was a multi-use sports facility located at 285 Dodge Street in Buffalo, New York. The name of the ...
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Buffalo Base Ball Park and Offermann Stadium

Professional baseball was played at the corner of East Ferry and Michigan Avenue in Buffalo, New York, for 72 years ...
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There Once Was A Ballpark – Rochester’s Silver Stadium/Red Wing Stadium

Silver Stadium was located at 500 Norton Street in Rochester, New York. The ballpark opened in 1929 as Red Wing ...
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Charlie Ebbets’s Field

Ebbets Field was home to the Brooklyn Dodgers from 1913 until 1957. The ballpark was the brainchild of Dodgers owner ...
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The Polo Grounds, Coogan’s Bluff, and the Brush Memorial Stairway

The Polo Grounds was located in Harlem, New York, at 157th Street and 8th Avenue. Various incarnations of ballparks at ...
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I Still Can’t Believe They Tore Down Old Yankee Stadium

Old Yankee Stadium was the home of the New York Yankees from 1923 to 2008. Old Yankee Stadium It was ...
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Shea Stadium’s Ghost in the Shadow of Citi Field

Shea Stadium was home to the New York Mets from 1964 to 2008. Approaching Shea Stadium from the No. 7 ...
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