Guide To Catching A Baseball Game At Coors Field – CBS Denver


DENVER (CBS4) – The Colorado Rockies have a 30-year lease agreement with the Denver Metropolitan Major League Baseball Stadium District to play at Coors Field. The baseball stadium is a very popular place for baseball fans to gather when there’s a Major League Baseball game going on there.

Notable Moments at Coors Field

Coors Field was the host of the 1998 Major League Baseball All-Star Game.

The New York Yankees made their first regular season trip to Coors Field in June 2002. The Yankees won the series taking the first two out of three games.

The first 1-0 game at Coors Field was on July 9, 2005. It happened after Major League Baseball allowed the Rockies to start using a humidor on May 15, 2002. The humidor was implemented because pitchers complained the thin air at Denver’s elevation wouldn’t allow for ball movement on pitches, letting the hitters get an upper hand. The humidor controls the moisture level in baseballs, which helps keep them from becoming dried out.

Coors Field was home to Games 3 and 4 of the 2007 World Series against the Boston Red Sox. The Red Sox won the World Series at Coors Field in Game 4.

In 2018, the Rockies unveiled their new and improved…

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