MLB Stadiums With Deepest Outfield Walls

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Baltimore Orioles outfielder Trey Mancini (16) makes a catch at the wall on a fly ball by Boston Red Sox Brock Holt during the sixth inning of a baseball game, Saturday, Sept. 28, 2019, in Boston.
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  • Minute Maid Park has the deepest outfield walls in MLB at 435 ft.
  • Fenway Park's outfield walls are the closest at 390 ft.

One of the most interesting differences between Major League Baseball and other professional sports is that in MLB, teams get to choose how their home field will be shaped. While there always has to be 90 ft between the bases and the distance between the pitcher’s mound and home plate must be 60.6 ft, the depth and height of outfield walls is left up to the teams to decide.

A home run on one field may just be a double on another, so players must be able to adapt to the different shapes, heights, and measurements of fields across the league.

So, which MLB ballpark has the deepest center field (straightaway) outfield walls?

MLB Stadium With Deepest Outfield Walls

1Minute Maid ParkHouston Astros435 ft
2Comerica ParkDetroit Tigers420 ft
3LoanDepot ParkMiami Marlins418 ft
4Coors FieldColorado Rockies415 ft
5Kauffman StadiumKansas City Royals410 ft
6Citi FieldNew York Mets408 ft
7Yankee StadiumNew York Yankees408 ft
8Chase FieldArizona Diamondbacks407 ft
9Globe Life FieldTexas Rangers407 ft
10Progressive FieldCleveland Guardians405 ft
11Great American Ball ParkCincinnati Reds404 ft
12Target FieldMinnesota Twins404 ft
13Tropicana FieldTampa Bay Rays404 ft
14Nationals ParkWashington Nationals402 ft
15Citizens Bank ParkPhiladelphia Phillies401 ft
16T-Mobile ParkSeattle Mariners401 ft
17American Family FieldMilwaukee Brewers400 ft
18Angel StadiumLos Angeles Angels400 ft
19Busch StadiumSt. Louis Cardinals400 ft
20Guaranteed Rate FieldChicago White Sox400 ft
21Oakland ColiseumOakland Athletics400 ft
22Oriole Park at Camden YardsBaltimore Orioles400 ft
23Rogers CentreToronto Blue Jays400 ft
24Truist ParkAtlanta Braves400 ft
25Wrigley FieldChicago Cubs400 ft
26PNC ParkPittsburgh Pirates399 ft
27Petco ParkSan Diego Padres396 ft
28Dodger StadiumLos Angeles Dodgers395 ft
29Oracle ParkSan Francisco Giants391 ft
30Fenway ParkBoston Red Sox390 ft

Which MLB Stadium Has the Deepest Outfield Wall?

The Houston Astros’ Minute Maid Park has the farthest outfield wall in MLB. The field’s center field (straightaway) wall is 435 feet from home plate.

Which MLB Stadium Has the Closest Outfield Wall?

Fenway Park, home to the Boston Red Sox, has the closest outfield wall in MLB, with the center field (straightaway) wall just 390 feet from home plate. The field measures 310 feet down the left field line and 302 feet down the right field line.

Which MLB Stadium Has the Tallest Outfield Wall?

Fenway Park has the closest outfield wall, but it also has the tallest. The famous Green Monster in left field is 37 feet and 2 inches high, stopping many would-be home runs from exiting the park.

Which MLB Stadium Has the Shortest Outfield Wall?

When it comes to outfield walls, Fenway Park really has it all. All the way across the field from the Green Monster, the park’s right field wall measures just 3 feet tall, the smallest in MLB.

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