kids encyclopedia robot

Chase Field facts for kids

Kids Encyclopedia Facts
Quick facts for kids
Chase Field
The BOB, The Snake Pit,
The Aircraft Hangar
Chase field during an Arizona Diamondbacks season opener in 2010.
2013 World Baseball Classic
Chase Field is located in Arizona
Chase Field
Chase Field
Chase Field is located in the United States
Chase Field
Chase Field
Location in Arizona##Location in the United States
Former names Bank One Ballpark
Address 401 East Jefferson Street
Location Phoenix, Arizona
Coordinates 33°26′43″N 112°4′1″W / 33.44528°N 112.06694°W / 33.44528; -112.06694
Public transit Tram interchange Convention Center
Owner Maricopa County Stadium District
Operator SMG
Capacity 48,686 (2017–present)
48,519 (2015–2016)
48,633 (2011–2014)
48,652 (2009–2010)
48,711 (2008)
49,033 (2002–2007)
48,500 (1998–2001)
Record attendance 49,826 (June 9, 2007)
Field size Left Field – 330 ft (101 m)
Left-Center – 374 ft (114 m)
Left-Center (deep) – 413 ft (126 m)
Center Field – 407 ft (124 m)
Right-Center (deep) – 413 ft (126 m)
Right-Center – 374 ft (114 m)
Right Field – 334 ft (102 m) ChaseFieldDimensions.svg
Surface Grass (1998–2018)
Shaw Sports B1K (2019–present)
Broke ground November 16, 1995
Opened March 31, 1998
25 years ago
Construction cost $354 million
($589 million in 2022 dollars )
Architect Ellerbe Becket
Castillo Company
Cox James
Project manager Huber, Hunt & Nichols Inc.
Structural engineer Hatch Associates Ltd.
Services engineer M-E Engineers Inc.
General contractor Perini/McCarthy
Main contractors Schuff Steel Company
Arizona Diamondbacks (MLB) (1998–present)
Cheez-It Bowl (NCAA) (2000–2005, 2016–present)

Chase Field is the home baseball park of the Arizona Diamondbacks. It is in downtown Phoenix, Arizona. The Diamondbacks moved into Chase Field in 1998 when the team was established. At that time the stadium was called Bank One Ballpark, or "The BOB". It was renamed Chase Field after the merger of Bank One with Chase. Chase Field also hosted the NCAA Insight Bowl from 2000 to 2005.

Preceded by
Home of the
Arizona Diamondbacks

1998 – present
Succeeded by

Images for kids

See also

Kids robot.svg In Spanish: Chase Field para niños

kids search engine
Chase Field Facts for Kids. Kiddle Encyclopedia.