Evolution of Baseball Ballparks
44" x 20"
140 years of baseball stadium design and evolution -- Evolution of Major League Baseball Ballparks charts stadium design, from the start of the National League in 1876 to the present day. Striking graphics detail the evolution of each generation of baseball stadiums and ballparks. A timeline shows key events that triggered each new wave of construction, and detailed illustrations depict a key stadium for each chapter of design history. Five large ballpark images featured for each generation include: Polo Grounds III, New York; Shibe Park, Philadelphia; RFK Stadium, Washington, D.C.; Oriole Park at Camden Yards, Baltimore; and Marlins Park at Miami.