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Snagged balls: 1999



DATE: BALLS: STADIUM: BP: ATTENDANCE:
         
April 15  11  Shea 
yes
14,165
April 16  5 (3)  Shea
no
17,900
April 18 Shea 
yes
26,020
May 5  Shea 
yes
25,026
May 21 Shea 
yes
24,554
May 28 10  Shea 
yes
32,114
May 29 Kingdome 
yes
38,093
May 30  14  Kingdome 
yes
28,090
June 1  Shea 
yes
17,899
June 5  Comiskey 
yes
20,066
June 7 Shea 
yes
21,457
June 8  Shea 
yes
18,984
June 9  Shea 
yes
18,254
June 18  Comiskey 
yes
17,098
June 19 Comiskey 
yes
30,232
June 22  Shea 
yes
30,713
June 23 Shea 
yes
25,116
June 25  Tiger 
yes
21,604
June 26 Tiger 
yes
19,667
July 2  Shea 
no
51,979
July 3  Shea 
yes
43,256
July 5  Shea 
yes
22,699
July 6  Shea 
yes
30,053
July 7  Shea 
yes
26,457
July 17 9 (1)  Arlington 
yes
34,421
July 18  Astrodome 
yes
50,299
July 20  Yankee 
yes
28,801
July 23  Shea 
yes
52,135
July 26 Shea 
yes
32,010
July 27  Shea 
yes
36,337
July 29  4 (2)  Veterans 
yes
26,834
August 6  14 Oakland
yes
11,267
August 7  Oakland 
yes
26,091
August 8  Oakland 
no
22,821
September 17 Turner 
yes
39,512
September 18  12  Turner 
yes
47,576
September 24 Metrodome 
yes
11,308
September 25  Metrodome 
yes
26,324
NLCS Game 3 5 Shea
yes
55,911
NLCS Game 4 Shea 
yes
55,872
NLCS Game 5 3 (1)  Shea 
yes
55,723
41 games 251 balls 11 stadiums
3 no
Avg. 30,116
         



Tiger Stadium was old and dark and dirty and ugly—and that's what made it beautiful.