Tag Archives: stadiums

Spring Break for Baseball Fans

A Grapefruit League photo tour Continue reading

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West Point Game Day

Saturday afternoons offer a lot more thaan football at West Point. Continue reading

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Photo Tour of the Minors Pt. 4 — The Indies

Visits to Cambell’s Field and Skylands Park Continue reading

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Photo Tour of the Minors Pt. 3 — Blue Claws and Iron Pigs

The future Phillies in Lakewood and Allentown Continue reading

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Baseball New York

Citi Field in Queens and Yankee Stadium in the Bronx Continue reading

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A Baseball Fan’s Retirement Guide

There must be a lot of people retired, retiring and starting to see retirement on the horizon because there is no shortage of folks ready to offer retirement “counseling.” Most of it is financial or healthcare related. I’m going to … Continue reading

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A Baseball Fan Memoir Chapter 4 – New Places, New Faces

I spent the 50’s in New York’s iconic and since demolished ballparks. The 60’s were all about Shea. And I started the 70’s drinking beer with my buddies at the “Mistake by the Lake.” In the 80’s and 90’s, largely … Continue reading

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A Baseball Fan Memoir Chapter 3 – On the Banks of the Cuyahoga

As the decade of the 70’s began, I was a college student in Northeast Ohio. I had some time on my hands, a friend or two with cars, and an on-campus job that yielded a couple of dollars. That was … Continue reading

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A Baseball Fan Memoir Chapter 2 – Coming of Age

As the 1960’s started I was a 10-year old in 5th grade. At the end of the decade I was in my freshman year of college. In 1960, the New York Mets existed only as a business plan on the … Continue reading

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2014 Best of the Minors – NY/NJ

Best Stadium Provident Bank Park in Pomona, N.Y., has the advantage of being the newest stadium in the area. But the home of the Rockland Boulders also has some character, features that you don’t see everywhere. There’s a center field … Continue reading

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