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The first baseball game played at Three Rivers Stadium was on July 16, 1970. The Pittsburgh Pirates lost to the Cincinnati Reds 3-2.

The Pittsburgh Steelers also lost their first game at the stadium, to the Houston Oilers 19-7 on September 20, 1970.

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The Allegheny River and Monongahela River join to form the Ohio River at Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Hence the stadium was named after the three rivers that converge there.


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When and where did baseball player Francisco Cordova play?

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When and where did baseball player Larry Demery play?

Larry Demery debuted on June 2, 1974, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium; he played his final game on September 24, 1977, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium.


When and where did baseball player Logan Easley play?

Logan Easley debuted on April 9, 1987, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium; he played his final game on May 28, 1989, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium.


When and where did baseball player John Ericks play?

John Ericks debuted on June 24, 1995, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium; he played his final game on April 28, 1997, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium.


When and where did baseball player Stan Fansler play?

Stan Fansler debuted on September 6, 1986, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium; he played his final game on October 4, 1986, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium.


When and where did baseball player Chris Green play?

Chris Green debuted on April 17, 1984, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium; he played his final game on August 18, 1984, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium.


When and where did baseball player Lee Hancock play?

Lee Hancock debuted on September 3, 1995, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium; he played his final game on May 13, 1996, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium.


When and where did baseball player John Hope play?

John Hope debuted on August 29, 1993, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium; he played his final game on May 14, 1996, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium.


When and where did baseball player Juan Jimenez play?

Juan Jimenez debuted on September 9, 1974, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium; he played his final game on September 29, 1974, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium.


When and where did baseball player Rich Aude play?

Rich Aude debuted on September 9, 1993, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium; he played his final game on May 15, 1996, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium.


When and where did baseball player Dave Augustine play?

Dave Augustine debuted on September 3, 1973, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium; he played his final game on October 2, 1974, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium.


When and where did baseball player Doug Bair play?

Doug Bair debuted on September 13, 1976, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium; he played his final game on October 3, 1990, playing for the Pittsburgh Pirates at Three Rivers Stadium.


When and where did baseball player John Candelaria play?

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