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Emil Bossard Annex Fields—Origin of Name 

The Emil Bossard Annex Fields is also called the Reid Park Annex.   Bossard was a longtime groundskeeper for the Cleveland Indians.  After Bossard retired from the Cleveland Indians he came to Tucson and lent his services to Hi Corbett field and the Annex.

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“What’s in a name? It might surprise you, the nomenclature of sports facilities.” Arizona Daily Star. August 21, 1991.

Article tagged with: emil bossard, annex fields, reid park annex, hi corbett field

Last Update: 7-9-2011 9:20am

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