The first game was played March 9, 1963 under overcast skies. Mayor C. Ben Holleman threw out the first ball and the Kansas City Athletics defeated Milwaukee 3-0 in front of 3,265. Warren Spahn started for Milwaukee and was the losing pitcher in the game.
The ballpark hosted the 1982 and 1992 Florida State League All-Star Games.
Atlanta and Montreal played the last Spring-training game at the ballpark on March 26, 1997; Montreal won the game 2-0.