The day the great wall of Cheney got Zapped

Former manager Dan Rohn said it couldn't be done, but on Sept. 1, 2004, Rainiers first baseman A.J. Zapp became the first player to hit a home run over the giant 29-foot centerfield wall in Cheney Stadium.
Former manager Dan Rohn said it couldn't be done, but on Sept. 1, 2004, Rainiers first baseman A.J. Zapp became the first player to hit a home run over the giant 29-foot centerfield wall in Cheney Stadium.

Five HRs to remember: Known as a pitcher’s park, Cheney Stadium has seen some epic long balls

July 10, 2017 06:00 AM