Citizens Bank Park (Philadelphia)
Citizens Bank Park Ground Rule Particulars


DUGOUT AND PHOTOGRAPHERS' AREAS:


Ball striking dugout roof: Out of Play.


BACKSTOP AREA:


Ball going into camera area behind home plate: Out of Play.


OUTFIELD AREA:

Left Field


Over the fence and in plantings: Home Run.

Ball strikes spectator in fair territory: Out of Play.


Left Center Field to Center Field


Ball hits to the left of the vertical yellow line above 387' mark on the fence in left center field: Home Run.

Ball hits on or to right of the vertical yellow line above 387' mark on the fence in left center field and rebounds back onto the field: In Play.

Ball in flight hits on or to the right of the vertical yellow line above 409' mark on the center field fence and goes over the lower center field fence: Home Run.

Ball strikes Plexiglass barriers on the top of outfield wall at the bottom of seating area walkways: In Play.


Right Center Field to Center Field


Ball wedges in chain link fence in front of out-of-town scoreboard: Two Bases.

Ball in flight strikes fence or scoreboard at a point above the lower center field fence and continues over the lower center field fence: Home Run.

Ball in flight strikes fence or scoreboard and goes over higher portion of outfield fence: Two Bases.

Ball strikes top of outfield fence or scoreboard and bounds into stands: Home Run.

Ball strikes top of outfield fence or scoreboard and rebounds onto the playing field: In Play.


Right Field


Ball strikes Plexiglass barriers on the top of outfield wall at the bottom of seating area walkways: 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.