Petco Park (San Diego)
PETCO Park Ground Rule Particulars

DUGOUT AND PHOTOGRAPHERS' AREAS:


Ball enters warning track adjacent to either side of the dugout seats: In Play.


OUTFIELD:


Left field


Ball striking east (right) side of the Western Metal Supply Building, including yellow side of metal facing attached to the corner of the building: Home Run.

Ball striking south (left) side of the Western Metal Supply Building, including non-yellow side of metal facing attached to the corner of the building: Foul Ball.

Fair bounding ball bouncing into the seating area of the east (right) side of the Western Metal Supply Building and back onto the playing field: Out of Play.


Right field


Ball in flight striking recessed batter's eye in left-center field: Home Run.

Ball striking spectator rail at the Right Field Porch and rebounding onto the playing field: In Play.

Ball in flight striking the top of the spectator rail at the Right Field Porch and bounding into the stands: Home Run.

Ball striking the top of the right field videoboard wall (including both the padding and concrete portions on the top of the wall), regardless of whether it continues into the stands, stays on the top of the wall or rebounds onto the playing field:
  • Batted ball in flight: Home Run.
  • Batted bounding ball or thrown ball: Out of Play.

Ball in flight striking to the left of the vertical yellow line in right-center field above padding: Home Run.

Ball in flight striking plexiglass partition above yellow line in right field: Home Run.

Bounding ball striking plexiglass partition above yellow line in right field: Two Bases.




Ball in flight striking above the black line on the foul pole: Home Run.

Ball in flight striking the black line or below on the foul pole: 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.