- Opened: April 9, 1913
- First night game: June 15, 1938
- Last game: September 24, 1957
- Demolished: February 23, 1960
- Capacity: 25,000 (1913); 32,000 (1932)
Ebbets Field was known for its extraordinarily short dimensions in its later years. Not a single dimension exceeded 390 feet.
- Rory Costello: "Twilight at Ebbets Field", in The National Pastime - A Review of Baseball History, Society for American Baseball Research, Cleveland, OH, number 26 (May, 2006), pp. 104-109.
- Robert A. James: "Field of Liens: Real-Property Development in Baseball", The Baseball Research Journal, SABR, Vol. 39, Number 2 (Fall 2010), pp. 116-121.
- Joseph McCauley: Ebbets Field: Brooklyn's Baseball Shrine, AuthorHouse, Bloomington, IN, 2004.
- Bob McGee: The Greatest Ballpark Ever: Ebbets Field and the Story of the Brooklyn Dodgers, Rutgers University Press, Piscataway, NJ, 2005.
- John G. Zinn and Paul G. Zinn, ed.: Ebbets Field: Essays and Memories of Brooklyn’s Historic Ballpark, 1913-1960, McFarland, Jefferson, NC, 2013. ISBN 978-0-7864-4827-2