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This Day in Baseball: The Pirates’ Last Game at Exposition Park

By Precious Sanders @pdsanders99

The Pittsburgh Pirates played their final game at Exposition Park against the Chicago Cubs on June 29, 1909. The Pirates won the game 8–1 in front of 5,545 spectators, with George Gibson collecting the final National League hit in the ballpark. The very next day, the Pirates once again played the Cubs, this time with the team opening up Forbes Field.

This day in baseball: The Pirates’ last game at Exposition Park

Exposition Park in 1915 (public domain)

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