Baseball History

What state is the oldest baseball field in use in?

Answer

Wiki User
10/11/2008

As you did not specify the type of baseball- Pro- amateur , or whatever, the argument has been made that the Fifth Street Ball Park (amateur Only) which has in recent years been used by the Little League, in Hoboken NJ is on surviving ground of the famous Elysian Fields (not the Greek Heaven) where the first ball game was played between the (New York Nine) and the (Knickerbockers) some time in the l840"s. This is well known to Hobokenites. I am familiar with this diamond