Fresno in Fresno County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
Frank Chance Field 1935-1941
Erected 2010 by Redevelopement Agency, City of Fresno.
Location. 36° 44.142′ N, 119° 45.331′ W. Marker is in Fresno, California, in Fresno County. Marker is on Ventura Avenue 0.1 miles east of Cedar Avenue, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. Located on the parkstrip next to Sunnyside Car Wash. Marker is at or near this postal address: 4130 Ventura Avenue, Fresno CA 93702, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At Fresno Assembly Center (approx. 0.4 miles away); Fresno Traction Company (approx. 0.9 miles away); The Fresno Brewing Company (approx. 1.3 miles away); Billy Vukovich Memorial (approx. 1.6 miles away); Young Corbett III (approx. 1.6 miles away); George M. Bowman (approx. 1.8 miles away); The Fresno Water Tower (approx. 1.8 miles away); Site of Church-Sperry Mill and Mill Ditch (approx. 1.8 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fresno.
More about this marker. The corner of Cedar and Ventura Avenue was the corner of Chance Field.
Regarding Frank Chance Field 1935-1941. The marker includes 6 tiles showing Frank Chance playing for the Cubs, for the Fresno Expositors, for the Fresno Tigers, and two of Chance Field.
Also see . . . The Official Website of Frank Chase. Complete with biography, photos and facts. (Submitted on September 20, 2011.)
Categories. • Sports •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on September 19, 2011, by Lester J Letson of Fresno, California. This page has been viewed 717 times since then and 40 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on September 19, 2011, by Lester J Letson of Fresno, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.