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Hadlock Field

Hadlock Field

Named After: Edson Hadlock Jr., baseball coach at Portland High School from 1950-1978.
Opened: April 18, 1994
Seating Capacity: 7,368

A few notable features:
• A likeness of Fenway Park's Green Monster was built in 2003 when the Red Sox became the affiliate of the Sea Dogs. Nicknamed the "Maine Monster" the Sea Dogs outfield was named one of the most unique in Minor League Baseball by At the Yard Magazine.
• A lighthouse rises from the centerfield fence when a Sea Dogs player hits a home run and when the Sea Dogs win.
• In 2008 the Sea Dogs built a new home bullpen, it is one of two elevated bullpens in Minor League Baseball.

Ballpark Dimensions

Fence Height
Leftfield 315' 37'
Centerfield 400' 8'
Rightfield 330' 16'

The "Maine Monster"

Fenway Park Hadlock Field
Leftfield Dimension 310' 315'
Height of Wall 37' 37'
Length of Wall 240' 160'
Height of Screen Above Wall 23' * 12'
Color of Wall Fenway Green Hadlock Green
Material of Wall Hard Plastic Wood
Scoreboard Manual Electronic
Citgo Sign 60' X 60' 14' X 14'
* before screen was removed to add seats

Hadlock Field Expansion Projects

Year Capacity Expansion Project
1994 6,000 Hadlock Field is renovated to bring it up to Double-A Standards
1995 6,500 Section 315 is added, adding 500 additional General Admission Seats 
1998 6,860 Sections 201-203 (Upper Box Seats) added and expanded
2002 6,975 115 seats added to the picnic area
2006 7,368 393 seats added in right-field with the creation of the U.S. Cellular Pavilion

Hadlock Field Profiles

Hadlock's Maine Monster beckons hitters
At the Yard Magazine-Hadlock Field Profile (pdf)
ESPN.com-Red Sox Trail: From Farm to Hub(pdf)
Travel & Leisure Magazine
The Ultimate Sports Road Trip