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Hanover Insurance Park at Fitton Field

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Hanover Insurance Park at Fitton Field

Located at 1 College Street in Worcester, MA, Hanover Insurance Park at Fitton Field is a 3,000-seat facility with incredible sightlines and a rich history of baseball. The park is flanked by a 350-car parking garage just outside the main entrance and Holy Cross' Fitton Field football stadium beyond the right-field fence. It's easily accessible from:

Interstate 290 (Exit 11)
Route 146 (Exit 12)
Mass Pike (Exit 10 or 10A)

Fun Facts about Hanover Insurance Park at Fitton Field:

Built in 1905, then renovated and upgraded in 2005
Seating capacity of 3,000 people
Home of the Holy Cross Crusaders, who have sent over 70 players to the major leagues
Dimensions of outfield: LF (332’); LCF (357’); CF (385’); RCF (372’); RF (313’)
Hosted the Worcester Tornadoes from 2005-2012
In 1922, Lou Gehrig played there as a sophomore for Columbia University
In 1935, Babe Ruth played there as a member of the Boston Braves in an exhibition game against Holy Cross. He was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1936.
In 1939, Ted Williams hit his first homerun as a member of the Boston Red Sox in an exhibition game against Holy Cross
In 2006, Curt Schilling held his 100 Inning Game to benefit ALS there
In 2006, Hootie & the Blowfish held a concert at Hanover Insurance Park at Fitton Field
In 2007, the park was a filming site for the movie  “The Game Plan”
In 2012, 2014, 2015 & 2016 Hanover Insurance Park at Fitton Field was the host of MIAA High School Baseball State Finals

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