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|Lake Elsinore Diamond|
|Location|| 500 Diamond Drive|
Lake Elsinore, CA 92530
|Broke ground||October 1992|
|Opened||April 15, 1994|
|Owner||City of Lake Elsinore|
|Surface||Tiffsport (Bermuda grass)|
|Construction cost|| $24.3 million|
($Template:Formatprice in 2016 dollarsTemplate:Inflation-fn)
|General Contractor||Peter M. Savello & Associates Inc.|
|Lake Elsinore Storm (1994-present)|
|6,066 permanent stadium seats|
| Left Field - 330 ft|
Left-Center Power Alley - 425 ft
Center Field - 400 ft
Right-Center Power Alley - 386 ft
Right Field - 310 ft
Backstop - 50 ft
Lake Elsinore Diamond, commonly referred to a Storm Stadium, is a baseball park in Lake Elsinore, California. It is primarily used for baseball and is the home field of the Lake Elsinore Storm minor league baseball team, a part of the California League. The field at the Lake Elsinore Diamond is named the Pete Lehr Field.
It was built in 1994 and has a capacity of over 8,000 people with 6,066 permanent seats. The original $8 million construction estimate in 1992, however, ballooned to more than $22 million by the time of its completion.
The company that currently manages the site is Storm Entertainment, a newly developed entity of Storm Baseball. When baseball is not in season, the field is used for a number of other purposes including concerts, boxing matches, and local high school graduations, all of which can utilize temporary seating to increase the capacity to 14,000. This stadium also has a yearly event for Halloween, the "Field of Screams". 
The Diamond Club is the name of the restaurant on site where wedding receptions and other special events can be hosted.
Right field is 310 feet away from home plate. Center field is 400 feet. Left is 330 feet. The grass used is Tiffsport, a hybrid Bermuda grass, which is overseeded with ryegrass for the winter.
- ↑ Bloom, Barry M.. "Investors Discuss Vista's Minor-League Prospects", April 27, 1994. Retrieved on November 6, 2011.
- ↑ http://friendsofsdarch.photoshelter.com/gallery-image/Ballparks/G0000gNwof50eQeE/I0000j_npbIILNsc
- ↑ Bloom, Barry M.. "Baseball No Sure Hit for Towns. Booming Minor League Looking to North County", September 3, 1994. Retrieved on April 14, 2012.
- ↑ http://california.league.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=l110
- ↑ http://www.lake-elsinore.org/index.aspx?page=451
- ↑ Lake Elsinore | PE.com | Southern California News | News for Inland Southern California
- ↑ http://www.stormbaseball.com/diamond.php
- ↑ http://hauntedstadium.com/
- ↑ http://www.stormbaseball.com/diamond_club.php
- ↑ http://www.stormentertainmentonline.com/venue.html