Hi fellow Ballpark Chasers.I am writing a piece on the origin of the names of MiLB teams. So far I have big problems with finding the origin of the name of the Kane County Cougars.Does anyone of you…Continue
For the first time in my life, I do something crazy like this.
I will fly to San Francisco to support team Netherlands. Probably it will be only for one game, but I bought tickets for the semi final of March 18 and the final.
I am so freaking excited.
As stated in my blog post about the Epicenter, I also spent this year's vacation in Nevada.
Since I have absolutely no connection with gambling, it was a nice option to attend a game at Cashman Field.
Cashman Field is home of the Las Vegas 51s, the AAA Pacific Coast League affiliate of the Toronto Blue Jays. In this game, the 51s hosted the Fresno Grizzlies (Giants).
A huge parking lot lies in front of this combined convention center and stadium. The ballpark catches…Continue
I spent my vacation in California and Nevada this year. Four years ago I attended my first minor league game and I fell in love immediately. So it was clear to me that I wanted to visit the Epicenter this year.
The Epicenter is the home of the Dodgers' high A affiliate, the Rancho Cucamonga Quakes. The stadium is built on the San Andreas fault. It is claimed that this stadium can survive a heavy earthquake. The stadium is part of a sports facility of the city of Rancho…Continue