On September 23, 2005 — As a result of the merger of Bank One and JP Morgan Chase & Company, the Diamondbacks’ home field, Bank One Ballpark, is renamed Chase Field. Arizona fans, who have affectionately come to call the stadium ‘Bob’, will be comforted to know the team will continue to employ D. Baxter Bobcat as the team’s mascot.

 


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Sources:
Baseball Reference September 23
National Pastime September 23
Retro Sheet
Hall of Fame
SABR Games Project
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