Gallery: Happy birthday, Ebbets Field

Tuesday April 9th, 2013

Tuesday marks the 100th anniversary of the opening of Ebbets Field. Unlike the famous ballparks that celebrated a centennial last year (Fenway Park) and will celebrate one next year (Wrigley Field) , Ebbets Field has long since been torn down, having met the wrecking ball in 1960, just three years after the Dodgers deserted Brooklyn for Los Angeles. To mark the occasion, here is a gallery of the cherished old ballpark and some of the famous (and not-so-famous) names who called it home.

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