Comerica Park (Detroit)
Comerica Park Ground Rule Particulars

DUGOUT AREA:


Ball striking or resting on the dugout landing area is considered in the dugout: Out of Play. If a fielder makes a catch, then steps or falls on the dugout landing area: Dead ball with award of one base.

A fielder is permitted to lean on the front facing of the dugout or reach over the dugout landing area in an attempt to field the ball. If a fielder makes a catch while he is leaning on the front facing of the dugout or reaching over the dugout landing area: In Play.


OUTFIELD AREA:


Batted ball in flight striking padding below the top of outfield wall and caroming into stands: Two Bases.

Batted ball in flight striking above padding: Home Run.







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.