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Monterrey!

Having missed seeing a game in Monterrey, Mexico, when MLB last played there in 1999, I was determined not to make up for that this time around.  I contacted the nominal home team, the San Diego Padres, who were very kind and helpful in my obtaining a ticket.…

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Added by michael schwartz (67) on May 12, 2018 at 7:02am — No Comments

Little Cubs Field - Freeport, Illinois

If you are ever in the Freeport, Illinois area make sure to stop by and take in Little Cubs Field, a scale version of Wrigley Field used for youth baseball games.

It is open to the public so you can also participate in some epic Wiffle Ball action.  I felt 10 years old again!  Check out some photos here: …

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Added by John (20 current MLB/11 old MLB) on May 7, 2018 at 6:20pm — No Comments

Chase Field Accommodation Recommendation

Just got finished with Chase Field. 

I ended up staying in the Arts District midtown area at the Wyndham Garden Midtown on North Second Street. Although the hotel itself is very dated and needs a bit of a face-lift, the people were nice and very helpful. The rooms are satisfactory. Nothing special. Lower end on the pride too. I paid about $100 per night.

However, the reason I recommend this hotel, and more specifically this area near Central Avenue is the ease of use of the…

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Added by Corey Rhodes on April 5, 2018 at 12:33pm — No Comments

Minor League Parks

Hey everybody, I am new to this website and was curious about the passport program. Do the minor league stadiums have passport stamp locations within them like the MLB teams do? Thanks for the feedback and I'm excited to be a part of the group!

Added by Scott Bryant on March 28, 2018 at 7:39pm — No Comments

Miami - Opening Day Weekend

Looking for suggestions for Miami.. what to see around the ballpark and inside the ballpark. Must eats? Drinks? Etc.

Added by Patrick Mendenhall on February 11, 2018 at 7:08pm — 1 Comment

Citi Field (5/20/17)

Angels 5, Mets 7

Added by Megan (4/30) on January 30, 2018 at 4:05pm — No Comments

Heading to Great American Ballpark

My group and I will be heading to Cincinnati this summer and we will be staying near the ballpark. I'm wondering if the easiest/cheapest way from the airport  to downtown would be an Uber or taxi seeing as how there will be seven of us. Also we usually walk to most places around the area so I'm looking for some good sport bars or restaurants close by, and does anyone know  if the places I've seen on the Kentucky side are accessible by walking? Thanks in advance.

Added by Tom Stringer on January 20, 2018 at 7:08am — 3 Comments

Help!!

Plan on going away for a long weekend
Thursday to Sunday
Chicago cubs -7/26-1:20
Chicago white sox-7/27 ....while explorining drive to Minnesota 1 hr drive
St Louis -7/28
Kansas Royals -7/29 drive from st louis 4 hours and fly home :)
Where to stay in each place please. It is two adults :)

Added by Nicole o on November 24, 2017 at 2:38pm — 2 Comments

Rain Delays, Slug Fests, and Steaks at Ted's - Sun Trust Park, Atlanta, GA, 2017

We returned to Atlanta to see a Braves game this past summer in the inaugural season of Sun Trust Park, keeping alive a quest among four friends to visit every major league ballpark.  If they built it, we would come.

Read the full story on my blog site

Added by Jim Vojcsik on October 6, 2017 at 12:43pm — No Comments

What counts?

Do you have qualifications for what constitutes as "visiting a ballpark"? I saw a college football game at Yankee Stadium in 2010 (ND vs. Army). I counted this with the reasoning being that it was a major sporting event, was a few hours long and had a huge crowd. Just curious what others' thoughts are on this subject.

Added by Tim Ponisciak on August 11, 2017 at 11:05am — 2 Comments

My (Updated) Park List

Team Name Stadium Name Visited (Year of First Visit)
Arizona Diamondbacks Chase Field (was Bank One Ballpark) Yes (1998)
Atlanta Braves Sun Trust Park Not Yet
Baltimore Orioles Oriole Park at Camden…
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Added by Shannon Daubaras on August 11, 2017 at 10:15am — 8 Comments

Midwest Tour

We are celebrating our 30th anniversary hitting #18-#25 over 3 weeks. Saw Indians and Cubs last weekend Brewers. Twins. Royals Rangers. Astros and Braves coming up. Any recommendations?

Added by Ernie Bergvall on August 10, 2017 at 6:57pm — No Comments

Hitting the Road with my Dad

My dad and I are taking a baseball road trip Wed-Sat of this week, I can't wait.  It was actually about 5 years ago that my dad asked me if I was going to try to go to all of the MLB stadiums at some point.  I had always liked going to different stadiums when I could but I had never made a point of traveling just to see stadiums or thought of seeing all 30 as a goal.  At the time, I had seen I believe 5 of the current stadiums.

So, we'll be starting in Chicago to see the Dodgers play…

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Added by Mike B on July 17, 2017 at 7:38pm — No Comments

Texas ballpark trip

I'm heading out to stadiums #20 and 21 for this year.  Going to watch the Astros then Rangers.  Any "absolute have to do's"?  For a family?

Added by Brooks on July 10, 2017 at 5:12pm — No Comments

Rust Belt

I just completed a trip to the Rust Belt with my brother for stadiums #5-#8. We thought the trip was going to be our worst one, but we were pleasantly surprised. Detroit, Cleveland, Pittsburgh and Cincinnati are all very nice cities.

We found the best BBQ chicken we've ever had at Red Smoke BBQ in Detroit's Greektown. It was moist, well seasoned, and out of this world when paired with their cherry molasses BBQ sauce.

In Cleveland we stayed at the Drury Inn Downtown. Drury Inns…

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Added by Lauren Hyde on July 4, 2017 at 12:02pm — 2 Comments

Preseason Tour of Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas

I was in Dallas for business before the season started and got to take a tour of Globe Life Park.

Here is my photo diary: LINK

Added by John (20 current MLB/11 old MLB) on June 21, 2017 at 8:36am — No Comments

Newbie Chaser Here...

Just joined this site and feel at home.. I'm not crazy for wanting to visit all the parks! Just went to Pittsburgh and Philly for Stadiums 9 and 10 and have an upcoming trip to Texas for 2 more.. Just wanted to say hello to everyone on this site.. only 18 more to go! …

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Added by Jose Cano on June 7, 2017 at 7:45pm — 4 Comments

Finished!

Saw my last 5 MLB ballparks this week on the East Coast. Have now been to all 30 of the current MLB  ballparks. Visited 27 of them in the last two seasons. Had a great time and met some great people along the way. Caught two foul balls this season, definitely a highlight. Went to my first Stadium Opener in Atlanta. Now it's time to start tackling the MiLB. Have only seen 6 of those so far so I have a long way to go. Hopefully bump into some more Chasers and Stampeders along the way,

Added by Kevin on May 29, 2017 at 8:34am — 2 Comments

Are the Yankees back?

How will the Yankees fare this World Series?

It is now eight years since the New York Yankees last won the World Series and they have not been back to the season finale since beating the Philadelphia Phillies 4-2 in 2009, but the signs are good that the sleeping giants may be awakening.

With six weeks of the season gone, the Bronx Bombers sit atop the American League East standings and are well placed to challenge…

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Added by Craig (16) on May 21, 2017 at 10:30pm — No Comments

Harry Pohlman Field - Beloit, WI

Here are some pictures of my recent trip to see the Beloit Snappers, Single A affiliate of the Oakland A's.

Pohlman Field

Added by John (20 current MLB/11 old MLB) on May 18, 2017 at 6:29am — No Comments

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