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Hammons Field



Park Name: John Q. Hammons Field
Tenants:
 Springfield Cardinals (Texas League)
Missouri State University Bears (NCAA Division I- Missouri Valley Conference)

Opened: 2004
Address: 955 East Trafficway Springfield, Missouri 65802
Dimensions: 315' (L), 400' (C), 330 (R)


The view from behind home plate at Hammons Field.


The view from down the first base line.


The view from down the third base line.


The grandstand at Hammons Field, as seen from center field.


The pressbox and luxury suites behind home plate. The retired numbers of the parent team St. Louis Cardinals hang from the stadium facade.


Drink rail seating and plush recliners sit in boxes along the main concourse.


Bench seating runs along the aisle at the top of the seating bowl.


The "nest" seating area in the right field corner features rocking chair seating.


Picnic tables sit on the lower concourse in the left field corner of the field.


A stone bar sits along the main concourse on the third base side of Hammons Field.


The "Redbird Roost" seating area sits in the upper deck on the third base side and features Cardinal red seats.


Luxury boxes fill the upper deck on the first base side.


Berm seating wraps around the left field foul pole.


Bench seating runs along the top of the berm, and the walkway allows fans to walk underneath the staffers operating the manual scoreboard.


Tent covered party areas sit at field level in the right field corner, and fans in this area can walk and sit behind the outfield fence.


The batter's eye in center field is made up of several small trees and shrubs.


The home bullpen juts out into the field of play, taking up most of the foul territory in the right field corner.


The outfield wall at Hammons Field.


The scoreboards in left field. The main scoreboard is a video board, with Texas League standings expressed with flags on top. The secondary scoreboard is a manual one, meant to resemble the scoreboard at the old Busch Stadium in St. Louis. It features a full line score for the parent club Cardinals game and flags for the St. Louis team's 11 World Series titles.


The Springfield Cardinals on the field during a game at Hammons Field.





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