South Side Park (II)

Chicago, IL

Team: Chicago Cubs Opening Day: April 30, 1890 (Players League)
Closing Day: September 27, 1893

Al Spalding played some of his teams games here because the rent was only $1,500, a fifth of his pervious rent. After a few years he moved his team to the West Side Grounds because of its proximity to the Chicago Columbian Exposition, which was on the site of the West Side Park.

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