TERRY PARK

Fort Myers, Florida

Terry Park started out as a 600-seat spring training ballpark for Connie Mack's Philadelphia Athletics in 1925. Since that time the stadium has grown and besides the A's it has hosted the Indians, Pirates and Royals spring training needs throughout the years. Terry Park was also home to some early minor league baseball and in more modern times to the Royals organization:

Fort Myers Palms, Class D Florida State League, 1926-27

Fort Myers Royals, Class A Florida State League, 1978-87

Also:
Fort Myers Sun Sox, Senior Professional Baseball Association, 1989-90

Terry Park is currently part of a multi-diamond facility serving various amateur levels of baseball. Although the stadium is showing its age a little bit, in 1995 it was established on the National Register of Historical Places. For the 2003 season Terry Park is being used by the Golden Eagles of Florida Gulf Coast University while their new ballpark is being built at their Fort Myers campus.

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Grandstands on first and third base sides added to original structure behind home plate

Entire seating bowl is provided with roof protection

Original 415 ft. distance to center field is still intact

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