Help on baseball fields

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by BLC1, Nov 8, 2010.

  1. BLC1

    BLC1 LawnSite Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 718

    Is there any kind of formula to use to get sq. footage of a baseball diamond.

    I am looking at a new account which involves treating 8 diamonds that are fenced in and 4 small fields for tball. The t ball should be fine because all 4 are just in one square area.

    For example on one field. Left field wall is 247, center is 300 and right is 279.

    Any help would be appreciated.

    CHARLES CUE LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,319

    There's a sports field thread on here down lower. I treat some baseball fields the smaller ones like t Ball and and high school are 3/4 acre and the big one is that the collage plays on are 2.25 acres. If they are a pie shape make a circle out of them do the pie square thing and divide by 4.

    Charles cue
  3. JD2320

    JD2320 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 132

    Pi X Radius Squared.

    In other words if it is 300 feet from home plate to the center field home run
    fence that would be 300 x 300 x 3.14 then divide by 4 = 70,650 sq ft or 1.62 acres.

    But don't forget warning tracks, base paths etc you need to subtract for that and obviously any areas outside the diamond which you need to add.
    Last edited: Nov 8, 2010
  4. rcreech

    rcreech Sponsor
    Male, from OHIO
    Messages: 6,153

    U can measure them in just minutes.

    Works great, very accurate and NO WALKING :).

    Contact them and they may give you a couple free tries.

    Once you use it you will love it.

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