Category Archives: Ballpark Quest

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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Lynchburg Hillcats vs. Wilmington Blue Rocks – May 11, 2014

I saw the Wilmington Blue Rocks take on the Lynchburg Hillcats in what was a very close game.  The Hillcats went up 4-0 after putting up runs in the 2nd, 3rd, and 4th innings.  The Blue Rocks came back with … Continue reading

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Richmond Flying Squirrels vs. Trenton Thunder – May 4, 2014

I was finally able to go to my first minor league baseball game in quite a while.  I managed to get to Trenton on a day that was supposed to be nice and sunny, but started out with drizzle and … Continue reading

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I don’t know why I bother planning anything

I had a change of plans, so now I’m only going to be seeing the Sunday game at Lake County.  Forecast is 50% chance of showers, but I expect them to do their best to get the game in. http://minorleaguesource.com/baseball.html

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New Ballpark Visit

I’m finally able to get to some new ballparks this season as I’m going to see the Midwest League playoff series between Fort Wayne and Lake County.  I’ve been to Fort Wayne previously, but that was in 2008.  Parkview Field … Continue reading

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