A choice had to be made whether the old gal had run her lifecycle or whether a little bit of care and money could bring this old historical ballpark back to life again. It was decided to try to give this ballpark another chance at professional baseball. Many changes would be made over the next few decades to bring Bowman Field back up to code and finally to look like this compared to the pictures of the original version of this stadium that we showed you earlier. After being dark for 14 of the past 15 years... the Eastern League finally triumphantly returned in 1987 as the Cleveland Indians once again made this their Double-A home for the 3rd time. With that came one of the most famous moments in all of Minor League history which is known today simply as ...
the "Potato Incident".