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This selection of cities, parks, and regions, contains the most commonly used ballparks, and should be considered the Negro Leagues' "home away from home". A more complete listing is available at blackballparks.com.

MONTGOMERY, ALABAMA
1930, 1943 - 1950 Cramton Bowl
LITTLE ROCK, ARKANSAS
1938 - 1950 Traveller's Field
WILMINGTON, DELAWARE
1927, 1929, 1936, 1937 Pennsy Park
1945 - 1948 Blue Rock Park
BELLEVILLE, ILLINOIS
1940, 1942 - 1945, 1948, 1949 Belleville Athletic Field
NEW JERSEY
1907 Inlet Park, Atlantic City, NJ
1936 - 1938, 1941 - 1943 Hinchliffe Stadium, Patterson, NJ
1937 - 1939, 1944, 1946 - 1948 Dunn Field, Trenton, NJ
DAYTON, OHIO
1937, 1941, 1943 - 1949 Ducks Park
CHESTER, PENNSYLVANIA
1925 Smedley Park
1934, 1937, 1938, 1941 Elks Park
1935, 1936 Felton Field
1939, 1940, 1948 Lloyd Park
RICHMOND, VIRGINIA
1924 - 1929, 1939, 1941 Tate Field
1942, 1947 Mooers Field
VIRGINIA BEACH
1927 - 1929 League Park, Norfolk
1939 Bain Field, Norfolk
1941 - 1944, 1946, 1947 Myers Field, Norfolk
1942 - 1944, 1946, 1949, 1950 City Stadium, Portsmouth
1942 - 1944, 1946, 1947 Shipbuilder's Stadium, Newport News
1949, 1950 War Memorial Stadium, Hampton

Please Note: Pretty much all of the Negro League teams used each other's home parks as neutral site home parks. I have not listed them here, since it would get silly monotonous and the parks are already listed on the home park page. If you want to know a certain park or date, drop me an e-mail.

2012 - 14 Paul Healey.