Angels Stadium of Anaheim
Angels Stadium Ground Rule Particulars

DUGOUT AND PHOTOGRAPHERS' AREAS:


Ball striking any forward facing green padded dugout or photographer well railing and rebounding onto playing field: In Play.

Ball striking or resting on padded flat area at the home plate end of both dugouts is considered in the dugout: Out of Play. If a fielder makes a catch, then steps or falls on top of the pad: Dead ball with award of one base.

A fielder is permitted to lean on or reach over the padded flat area at the home plate end of both dugouts in an attempt to field the ball. If a fielder makes a catch while he is leaning on or reaching over this area: In Play.


OUTFIELD AREA:


The netted extension from the foul pole to the top of the outfield wall is treated as part of the foul pole:
  • Ball in flight striking extension: Home Run.
  • Ball striking the top of the outfield wall in fair territory then extension: Home Run.
  • Bounding ball (off the playing surface) striking the extension: Two Bases.

Ball striking yellow square at top of outfield wall: In Play. (However, ball striking fence support above yellow square is considered to have gone over fence (i.e., home run, ground-rule double, etc.).)

Ball striking the top of the outfield wall and rebounding onto the playing field: In Play.

Ball striking yellow line on the 18-foot wall located in front of the seating area in right field and rebounding onto the playing field: In Play.

Ball striking above or behind the yellow line on the 18-foot wall located in front of the seating area in right field: Home Run.

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Universal Ground Rules:

The Commissioner’s Office has issued the following Universal Ground Rules for use in all Major League ballparks this season. Ground Rules pertaining to individual parks are posted separately in those parks.