Atlanta Braves v. Oakland Athletics 7/1/17 at the Oakland Coliseum

At the beginning of this journey, I heard a lot of different things about a bunch of different stadiums. Baseball fans love asking me questions about stadiums theyโ€™ve wanted to visit or tell me things about the ones they have. What they really love though is talking about their favorite and least favorite ballparks that … Continue reading Atlanta Braves v. Oakland Athletics 7/1/17 at the Oakland Coliseum

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Atlanta Braves v. Cincinnati Reds 8/20/17 Atlanta, SunTrust Park

Stop #17 of my grad research ballpark adventure is here in Atlanta at SunTrust Park. When I had only planned on seeing half the parks this summer, Atlanta was one of the ones I just had to see. I needed to see the newest MLB park because I was so curious what crazy & awesome … Continue reading Atlanta Braves v. Cincinnati Reds 8/20/17 Atlanta, SunTrust Park

Houston Astros v. Toronto Blue Jays, Houston, TX 8/4/17

Houston is hot as hell and muggy too, but the ballpark has a roof and air conditioning!  I've only here a few minutes now, but this sure is a pretty stadium!  How are there so few people here when the team is playing so well, that, I do not know... Food wise, I'm excited because … Continue reading Houston Astros v. Toronto Blue Jays, Houston, TX 8/4/17

The Happiest Place on Earth

For some people, a baseball field is their happiest place on earth. Whether that be watching a game under the bright lights of Fenway or running around on a grass diamond with some buddies. Baseball is synonymous with America. In fact, we have all heard it referred to as "America's pastime." This summer I embarked … Continue reading The Happiest Place on Earth