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Tropicana Field in Tampa Bay, Florida, is a unique and notable baseball stadium, serving as the home of the Tampa Bay Rays. With a seating capacity of over 25,000, it's one of the few remaining domed stadiums in Major League Baseball, featuring a fixed, translucent roof that shields players and fans from the Florida weather. The stadium's interior is known for its quirky features, including the famous "Rays Tank," an aquarium containing live rays located just beyond the right-center field wall.

The field itself, with artificial turf, offers a distinct playing experience. Architecturally, Tropicana Field combines functional design with a festive, family-friendly atmosphere, offering various fan zones and interactive areas. Despite its unconventional features, the stadium has a dedicated fan base and plays a significant role in Tampa Bay's sports culture.

AL East
March 3, 1990
Home Dugout:
First Baseline
Visitor Dugout:
Third Baseline
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Entry Policy

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You are allowed to bring in one factory sealed bottle of water that is one liter or less, as well as children's single-serving juice boxes.

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You are allowed to bring in outside food as long as the soft-sided container is smaller than 16"x16"x8”.

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Soft-sided bags smaller than 16"x16"x8” are allowed, but backpacks are prohibited.

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Bars & Restaurants

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Ferg's Sports Bar
0.3 miles
to the ballpark
Large sports bar right across the street from the ballpark. Spanning over a city block, this is one of the top spots to go before and after a ballgame.
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Engine No. 9
0.5 miles
to the ballpark
Neighborhood Sports Bar who is constantly winning awards for their burgers. This is a pretty small place, but they have a good assortment of drinks and food.
Green Bench Brewing
Green Bench Brewing
0.5 miles
to the ballpark
Swing by here to grab a beer from one of the most highly sought after breweries in Tampa/St. Pete area. They don't serve their own food, but will occasionally have food trucks outside.
The Library
0.8 miles
to the ballpark
Very stylish coffee bar/ restaurant located within the Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital. This place can stand on its own as a destination to grab a coffee, lunch and dinner, or brunch on the weekends.
URBAN Brew and BBQ
1 mile
to the ballpark
Fast casual joint focusing on delicious BBQ and beers.
Fresco's Waterfront Bistro
1.4 miles
to the ballpark
Relaxed waterfront restaurant with fresh seafood and an assortment of drinks.

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