Oakland Coliseum
Oakland Coliseum Ground Rule Particulars

DUGOUT AREA:


Ball striking cameras that extend over the playing field: Out of Play.

Ball striking camera enclosure facing the playing field: In Play.

Ball striking or resting in area beyond the yellow line is considered in the dugout: Out of Play.

A fielder is permitted to reach over the yellow line in an attempt to field the ball. If a fielder makes a catch while he is reaching over this area: In Play.

GROUNDSKEEPERS AREA:


Ball striking or resting in area beyond the yellow line: Out of Play.

BULLPEN AREA:


A ball is deemed to be lodged if, in the umpire’s judgment, it has become unplayable by going behind equipment, the seating area or otherwise.

Ball going under bullpen seating area: Out of Play. A ball going underneath the seating area is out of play, regardless of whether it rebounds onto the playing field.

OUTFIELD AREA:


Batted ball striking face of out-of-town scoreboard: In Play.

Batted ball striking above face of out of town scoreboard (above yellow line on top of scoreboard): 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.