American League Park II
aka National Park

1904 - 1910

Washington, DC
Historic Aerials
What Was There

Team Years Games
Senators
(1904 - 1910)
537
First Game
Senators vs. Athletics: 4/14/1904
Starting Pitchers: Eddie Plank (PHA) vs Highball Wilson (WS1)
Score: 8-3 (PHA)
Attendance: 6,144
First Batter: Topsy Hartsell (PHA) (Grounded Out)
Last Game
vs. Red Sox: 10/6/1910
Starting Pitchers: Marty McHale (BOS) vs Dixie Walker (WS1)
Score: 6-5 (WS1)
Attendance: 4,861
Last Batter: Billy Purtell (BOS) (Unknown)
Trivia
The first homer ever at American League Park II was Lew Drill's last career homer. The first grand slam ever hit at American League Park II was Joe Stanley's last career homer, both of which were grand slams. The last grand slam at American League Park II was the only home run Cy Falkenberg hit in the major leagues.


Event First Last
Hit Bill Coughlin (WS1) - Singled (1) Larry Gardner (BOS) - Singled
Run Scored Lave Cross (PHA) Clyde Milan (WS1)
Run Batted In Monte Cross (PHA) Bill Cunningham (WS1)
Home Run Lew Drill (WS1) vs. Jack Powell (NYA) on 4/25/1904 (7th inning) Duffy Lewis (BOS) vs. Dixie Walker (WS1) on 10/6/1910 (5th inning of Game 2 of double header)
Strikeout Eddie Plank (PHA)/Jake Stahl (WS1)
Win Eddie Plank (PHA) Dixie Walker (WS1)
Loss Highball Wilson (WS1) Marty McHale (BOS)
Grand Slam Joe Stanley (WS1) vs. Earl Moore (CLE) on 9/26/1905 (5th inning) Cy Falkenberg (WS1) vs. Frank Owen (CHA) on 7/18/1906 (6th inning)
Inside-the-Park HR Lew Drill (WS1) vs. Jack Powell (NYA) on 4/25/1904 (7th inning) Duffy Lewis (BOS) vs. Dixie Walker (WS1) on 10/6/1910 (5th inning of Game 2 of double header)
No-Hitter None None