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09/04/1965 First indoor baseball game is played

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Baseball Opening Day 1965 Astrodome and LBJ First Pitch Newsreel PublicDomainFootage.com

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Houston Astrodome Opening Day (Apr. 9, 1965)

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CAN915 HOUSTON ASTRODOME SPORTS STADIUM COMPLETED

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Completely covered playing field and seating area of a domed stadium in Houston, ...HD Stock Footage

The first baseball game played at the Astrodome occurred an exhibition game the Houston Astros against the New York Yankees. Mickey Mantle hit major-league history’s first indoor home run, but it was the building people talked about. The Astrodome was stadium to have each of the 42,217 seat cushioned.
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