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Ranking the New York-Penn League Parks

In my second in a series, I rank the ballparks of the New York – Penn League.  While the league used to be made up of many neighborhood ballparks in upstate New York, like most other leagues, they have moved … Continue reading

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Ranking the Eastern League Parks

This is the first in a series of articles that will be ranking the minor league parks in the various leagues around the country. First up, we’ll start with the Eastern League, which is one of the leagues in my … Continue reading

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Ranking the MLB Ballparks (Part 6)

Here it is – the last part in my series ranking the MLB parks from 1-30. 5 – Safeco Field (Seattle, WA; 4 games attended) – Safeco is just a fun place to take in a game.  The location is … Continue reading

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Ranking the MLB Ballparks (Part 5)

Part five of my series will break into the top 10. #10 – Citizens Bank Park (Philadelphia, PA; 5 games attended) – While some will argue that the location of The Cit is uninspired, it does have a distant view … Continue reading

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Ranking the MLB Ballparks (Part 4)

Next up, I’ll take at look at ballparks 15-11 in my rankings.  I’m sure there will be some who will disagree strongly with some of these picks.  My apologies for the delay in posting this next part. #15 – Marlins … Continue reading

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Ranking the MLB Ballparks (Part 3)

Next up in my series ranking the Major League ballparks, I look at numbers 20-16.  Certainly this is where the rankings become more difficult as there are so many parks which are similar. #20 Chase Field (Phoenix, AZ; 2 games … Continue reading

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Ranking the MLB Ballparks (Part 2)

In the second part of my series rankings the MLB ballparks, I will look at # 25-21. #25 Comerica Park (Detroit, MI; 2 games attended) – I’m sure many people will be surprised to see Comerica ranked so low, but … Continue reading

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Ranking the MLB Ballparks (Part 1)

One of the most frequently asked questions I get from people who know I’m a ballpark “collector” is “what’s your favorite ballpark ?” While I usually have an answer, it got me to thinking about doing a ranking of all … Continue reading

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Miami for Memorial Day Weekend

Over the Memorial Day weekend I was able to travel to Miami to see two games at the brand new Marlins Park (no corporate sponsor yet !).  Going in, I wasn’t sure exactly what to expect after hearing mixed reviews.  … Continue reading

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First Ballgame of 2012

This past Sunday was an unseasonably warm day in the northeast, so we decided to take in our first ballgame of the new season at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown, PA.  I’d been here twice before, but it is always fun … Continue reading

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