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View from the upper deck at Progressive Field - Picture: Mark Whitt

CLEVELAND, OH

Can you guess the team that has retired a number that is associated with their stadium? If you guessed the Cleveland Indians and the number 455, you are correct! Coupled with a successful team and one of the newest ballparks in baseball, for 455 straight games between 1995 and 2001 the Indians sold out every game at what was then known at Jacobs Field. Before the 1994 season a sellout was rare as the Indians played at the cavernous Cleveland Municipal Stadium along Lake Erie. For over six decades the Indians played here, usually in front of a sparse crowds. In 1985 David and Richard Jacobs purchased the Indians hoping to have a new ballpark built and to improve the team as both the team and stadium were known as being one of the worst in baseball. The Gateway Economic and Development Committee was established to build a new sports complex for the Indians and Cleveland Cavaliers (NBA). In May 1990 voters approved a bond for construction of a new ballpark and arena. Located in downtown Cleveland, construction began in 1992. The stadium was built as part of a an urban renewal project that also includes Quicken Loans Arena (NBA), parking garages and landscaped plazas. View from centerfield at Progressive FieldArchitecturally the ballpark blends in with downtown Cleveland; from its exposed steel design, that matches many bridges on the North coast and the vertical light towers, that match the smoke stacks of Cleveland's industrial zone and the high-rise office buildings in downtown Cleveland.

Originally known as Jacobs Field, the Cleveland Indians played their first game here on April 4, 1994 against the Seattle Mariners. There was no comparison between the Indians old and new ballparks. Jacobs Field was beautiful and fans deserved a remarkable ballpark after years of having to attend games at Municipal Stadium. As soon as fans step into the grandstand they see the sight of the playing field, the scoreboard in left field and the downtown Cleveland skyline. Three tiers of stands extend from the left field foul pole to homeplate and around into right/center field. A small section of lower level seats stretch to right-center field. In left field, a section of bleachers seats are located above a 19 foot high wall, nicknamed the mini Green Monster. Above these seats is a
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For 13 seasons the ballpark was named Jacobs Field, often referred as "The Jake". In 2008, the naming rights were sold to Progressive Insurance for $3.6 million/year for 16 years, thus receiving its current name, Progressive Field. The ballpark has many amenities including the Indians Hall of Fame, located in Heritage Park, behind the centerfield fence. Behind Heritage Park is the Market Pavilion/Batters Eye Bar where Tribe fans can gather and talk baseball while enjoying something to eat and drink. Progressive Field has provided the city with many great memories including hosting the 1997 All-Star Game and games of the 1995 and 1997 World Series. The Indians success during this time led to 455 consecutive sellouts at the ballpark from June 12, 1995 to April 4, 2001. The ballpark has changed little since its opening 20 years ago and the Indians hope to bring winning baseball back to Cleveland as the 2014 season marks the Indians 20th anniversary at Progressive Field.

FACTS & FIGURES

-Tenant: Cleveland Indians
-Capacity:
43,405
-Surface:
Grass
-Cost:
$175 Million
-Opened:
April 4, 1994
-Dimensions:
325-L, 370-LC, 405-C, 375-RC, 325-R
-Architect:
HOK
-Owner:
Cuyahoga County
-Former Name(s):
Jacobs Field (1994-2007)
-Naming Rights:
Progressive Insurance: $3.6million/year until 2023
-Public Financing: 88%: $177million bonds backed by voter approved sin taxes, $31 million revenue bonds
-Private Financing:
22%: Indians
-Home Dugout:
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MEMORABLE MOMENTS
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All Star Game: 1997

World Series: 1995 & '97

Albert Belle sets team record with 50 homeruns.

Five time stolen base champion Kenny Lofton.

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