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 Remembering History
*sponsored by the Kansas City Baseball Historical Society, the St. Louis Browns Historical Society,
& Play it Again Sports
As a companion piece to Romano's Bullpen, Marie Smith will give us info on players from some of our teams of the 1930's and 1950's as well as stadiums and baseball events of the eras.  Check in twice each week, learn and remember, and if you are picked out at the park and answer correctly you may win a nice prize.  


Crosley Field

Home of the Cincinnati Reds starting in 1912 and originally called Redland Field, it was renamed after owner Powel Crosley in 1934.  In 1935 it became the first major league stadium with lights and games continued there until 1970.  It was home to four World Series in 1919, 1939, 1940, and 1961.  It was 360 ft down each line and 420 ft in center field originally.


 **How it Works: For Example while information is running here on Duke Snyder, a player may be randomly asked at the park to identify what team he played for or what position he played.  If he answers the question correctly he will win a prize.  
So stay up on your history.