Category Archives: Ballpark Quest

Wilmington Blue Rocks vs Myrtle Beach Pelicans – August 28, 2016

I was able to attend the final Blue Rocks home game of the season and it turned out to be a pretty good one.  I’m used to the low scoring Carolina League games, unless there are some top pitchers that … Continue reading

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Two Teams Moving From California League to Carolina League for 2017

It was announced today that Bakersfield and High Desert will be leaving the California League and franchises will be added in Fayetteville, NC (most likely) and Kinston, NC.  There has been discussion about this for years and it has finally … Continue reading

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Wilmington Blue Rocks vs Potomac Nationals – April 24, 2016

I was able to see another Wilmington Blue Rocks game last Sunday.  One of the most exciting things for me was that I was going to be able to the Royals #21 prospect RHP Pedro Fernandez.  And unlike the last … Continue reading

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Harrisburg Senators vs Reading Fightin Phils – April 17, 2016

I was able to get to a Harrisburg Senators game for the first time since 2007 today.  I was really looking forward to it because the starting pitcher for the Senators was the #1 prospect in all of minor league … Continue reading

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Aberdeen IronBirds vs Tri-City ValleyCats – August 8, 2015

I was able to see an Aberdeen IronBirds game for the first time in 4 years.  It’s a very nice stadium and since they were having fireworks, the game was a sellout. I was able to get two autographs at … Continue reading

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Wilmington Blue Rocks vs Carolina Mudcats – August 1, 2015

I saw the Wilmington Blue Rocks host the Carolina Mudcats on Saturday.  I made sure to get there right as gates opened so I could get my George Brett bobblehead doll.  It’s a nice item, but I wish it wasn’t … Continue reading

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Reading Fightin Phils vs Trenton Thunder – July 5, 2015

I was able to see the Reading Fightin Phils today and watch them get blown out, but also get a few Thunder autographs.  I hadn’t been to a Reading game in three years, so it was good to get back.  … Continue reading

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West Virginia Black Bears Inaugural Game – June 19, 2015

I was finally able to see another ballpark I hadn’t seen before, and for its first game as well.  I attended the inaugural West Virginia Black Bears game at Monongalia County Ballpark on June 19, 2015 against the Mahoning Valley … Continue reading

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West Virginia Black Bears Inaugural Game

I was able to get my ticket to the West Virginia Black Bears inaugural game on Friday, June 19.  So I’ll get to add to my list of minor league teams inaugural games which currently stands at 4.  There are … Continue reading

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Frederick Keys vs. Wilmington Blue Rocks – May 26, 2014

I was able to take in another Blue Rocks game and saw Sean Manaea pitch again.  In this game, he went 5 innings giving up 1 earned run.  The only problem is that he also gave up 5 unearned runs … Continue reading

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