The first Yankee Stadium opened in 1923, the new Yankee Stadium opened in 2009.
The original Yankee Stadium was built in 1923, opening day was April 18.
CASEY STENGEL opening day 1923 at old yankee stadium
The first Yankee Stadium opened in 1923.
It was Casey Stengel of the New York Giants, who hit homers at Yankee Stadium in Games 1 and 3 of the 1923 World Series. The New York Yankees won the series four games to two.
In the third inning at the Polo Grounds, he slammed the first pitch off Yankee right-hander Jack Warhop into the second tier of the right field grandstand for a home run. It was his 18th at bat in the major leagues.
Yankee Stadium was the name of the first stadium as well as the current stadium.
They got slammed booty pipe
On April 16, 2009, Johnny Damon singled to center, for the first hit at the new Yankee Stadium.
The first game played at Yankee Stadium I, was played on April 18, 1923. The first game played at Yankee Stadium II, was played on April 16, 2009.