Baseball Pilgrimages
Baseball Pilgrimages

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Phone: 901-721-6000

Outfield Dimensions
LF: 319'   CF: 400'   RF: 322'

Redbirds Info
Level: AAA
League: Pacific Coast
Affiliate: St. Louis Cardinals
2014 Redbirds Schedule
Radio: WHBQ, 560 AM


Travel Info
Nearest Major Airport:
Memphis International
(9.3 miles)

Nearest Pro Ballpark:
Pringles Park in Jackson, TN (89.6 miles)



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AutoZone Park


Opened: 2000
Capacity: 14,200
Ballpark address:
200 Union Avenue
Memphis, TN   38103

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AutoZone Park Facts, Figures, Firsts & Footnotes


  • Construction cost: $80.5 million
  • Financing: The Memphis Redbirds privately financed construction of the ballpark ($46 million) and the renovation of the Moore Building (now called the Toyota Center) next to it through the issuance of $72 million in tax-exempt bonds by the Center City Revenue Finance Corp.
  • Architects: Looney Ricks Kiss (lead) and HOK Sport (consultant)
  • Construction manager: Beers-Inman, a joint venture between Beers Construction Co. and Inman Construction Co.
  • Naming rights: Memphis-based AutoZone paid $4.3 million for 25 years, which averages out to $188,000 annually through 2024
  • Owned by the Memphis Redbirds Baseball Foundation, the non-profit organization that also owns the team.
  • First game: The Memphis Redbirds beat the St. Louis Cardinals 10-6 on April 1, 2000 in front of a sellout crowd of 15,000
  • Hosted Major League Baseball's inaugural Civil Rights Game on March 31, 2007. The St. Louis Cardinals won the game, 5-1, over the Cleveland Indians before a crowd of 12,815.
  • Has 48 suites and 12,500 actual seats. A sizable berm in left field, called the TruGreen Bluff, can accommodate close to 2,000 fans. Additionally, a pair of club level party decks can each hold 175 people while a picnic pavilion in right field has a capacity of 500.

    Yearly Attendance
    2009
    2008
    2007
    2006
    2005
    474,764
    569,172
    633,129
    692,426
    696,083
    7
    4
    3
    2
    3
    2004
    2003
    2002
    2001
    2000
    730,585
    749,446
    794,550
    887,976
    859,851
    2
    2
    2
    2
    2

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