Chase Field
aka Bank One Ballpark

1998 - Present

Phoenix, AZ
Historic Aerials
What Was There

Team Years Games
Diamondbacks
(1998 - 2019)
1780
First Game
Diamondbacks vs. Rockies: 3/31/1998
Starting Pitchers: Andy Benes (ARI) vs Darryl Kile (COL)
Score: 9-2 (COL)
Attendance: 47,484
First Batter: Mike Lansing (COL) (Singled to CF)
Trivia
When Chase Field opened on March 31, 1998 it became the second park to open in March (Tropicana Field opened a few hours earlier on 3/31/1998). Great American Ballpark in Cincinnati opened on 3/31/2003, making it the third park to open in March, then Nationals Park topped all three when it opened on March 30, 2008.


Event First Last
Hit Mike Lansing (COL) - Singled to CF (1st) -
Run Scored Vinny Castilla (COL)
Run Batted In Todd Helton (COL)
Home Run Vinny Castilla (COL) vs. Andy Benes (ARI) on 3/31/1998 (6th inning)
Strikeout Darryl Kile (COL)/Devon White (ARI)
Win Darryl Kile (COL)
Loss Andy Benes (ARI)
Grand Slam Cecil Fielder (ANA) vs. Willie Blair (ARI) on 6/9/1998 (3rd inning)
Inside-the-Park HR Wendell McGee (DET) vs. Curth Schilling (ARI) on 6/14/2002 (3rd inning)
No-Hitter Jose Jimenez (SLN) vs. Diamondbacks on 6/25/1999