On January 5, 1934 — An early afternoon five-hour blaze destroys much of Fenway Park’s newly-constructed concrete and steel left-field grandstand and center-field bleachers, that were built to replace the wooden structures in the 22 year-old ballpark. Tom Yawkey, the Red Sox’s new owner, will have

construction crews work overtime to rebuild the team’s home in time for the season opener against Washington on April 17.