Wrigley Field (Chicago)
Wrigley Field Ground Rule Particulars

OUTFIELD AREA:


Fair ball striking railing or screen attached to bleacher wall and rebounding onto playing field: In Play.

Fair ball lodges in screen attached to bleacher wall: Two Bases.

Fair batted ball lodges in vines on bleacher wall: Two Bases.

Fair ball enters vines on bleacher wall and rebounds onto playing field: In Play.

Fair ball lodges in or under grates in left or right field: Two Bases.




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 enters the bullpen seating area and rebounds out of the seating area back onto the playing field: In Play.







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.