NelsonCorp Field

Park Name: NelsonCorp Field

Tenants: Clinton LumberKings (Prospect League)

Opened: 1937

Address: 537 Ballpark Drive, Clinton, Iowa 52732

Dimensions: 330' (L), 401' (C), 325' (R)

Former Names:

Riverview Stadium (1937-2001)

Alliant Energy Field (2002-2011)

Ashford University Field (2012-2018)

Former Tenants:

Clinton Owls (Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League) 1937-1938

Clinton Giants (Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League) 1939-1941

Clinton Cubs (Central Association) 1947-1948

Clinton Steers (Central Association) 1949

Clinton Pirates (Mississippi-Ohio Valley League) 1954-1955

Clinton Pirates (Midwest League) 1956-1959

Clinton C-Sox (Midwest League) 1960-1965

Clinton Pilots (Midwest League) 1966-1976

Clinton Dodgers (Midwest League) 1977-1979

Clinton Giants (Midwest League) 1980-1993

Clinton LumberKings (Midwest League) 1994-2019

The view from behind home plate at NelsonCorp Field.

The view from down the first base line.

The view from down the third base line.

The classic covered grandstand at NelsonCorp Field, as seen from center field.

The stadium was opened in 1937 as Riverview Stadium, and is a WPA project.

The pressbox at the top of the grandstand behind home plate.

The grandstand features three rows of stadium seats, and the rest of the seating is on benches.

Picnic tables and bar stool seats sit up against the fence along the third base line.

The Lumber Lounge group seating area sits behind the right field fence.

The art deco stadium facade, and a walkway leading from the concourse to the seating area.

A banner on the concourse celebrates the hundreds of players who have passed through Clinton on their way to the Major Leagues.

The LumberKings clubhouse, and picnic table seating along the outfield concourse.

A former Mississippi riverboat is visible beyond the outfield berm, now converted into a tourist attraction.

The outfield berm extends out into the playing field, creating a unique curve to the fence in left field.

The scoreboard and wooden outfield fence in center field.

The Clinton LumberKings on the field during a game at NelsonCorp Field.