Why is there no standardization of the dimensions of Baseball fields outside of the infield?

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Why is there no standardization of the dimensions of Baseball fields outside of the infield?

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I would imagine that it has to do with the space a ball park sits in. Major league stadiums are massive and there are plenty of older ones that are in the middle of major metropolitan areas so space now is at a premium. My best take at it.