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Upcoming Ballpark Trip!

In trying to complete my quest of visiting every major and minor league ballpark, I set a smaller goal of seeing the closest stadium that I have yet to see each season.  I’m actually a few seasons behind on that, … Continue reading

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Lehigh Valley IronPigs vs Rochester Red Wings – July 8, 2018

I hadn’t been to an IronPigs game since April 2008, but I finally had an opportunity to return last month.  It was a good game as the IronPigs rallied from a 5-2 deficit and won 7-6 in 10 innings.  The … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Phillies vs St. Louis Cardinals – June 20, 2018

I was able to see my first Phillies game of the year recently.  I wanted to keep my streak going of seeing at least one Phillies game each season since they started playing in Citizens Bank Park and this was … Continue reading

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Hartford Yard Goats vs Altoona Curve – June 3, 2018

I made it to my 120th stadium with my visit to Dunkin’ Donuts Park, home of the Hartford Yard Goats.  I was able to attend a Sunday afternoon game as a day trip from here in the Philadelphia area.  It’s … Continue reading

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Reading Fightin Phils vs Portland Sea Dogs – May 15, 2018

I was able to make it to my first game of the season finally.  I took some time off from work and despite the rainy forecast this week, I wanted to see if I could fit in a game.  I … Continue reading

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Philadelphia Phillies vs Washington Nationals – September 25, 2017

I finally made it to a Phillies game this season.  I had seen at least one game in Citizens Bank Park each season since it opened, and since I wanted to keep the streak going, I chose to go to … Continue reading

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Reading Fightin Phils vs Harrisburg Senators – August 27, 2017

On Sunday, I went to Reading to see the Fightin Phils (still not a fan of that name) take on the Harrisburg Senators.  Reading is always a great place for a ballgame.  I think the team does a good job … Continue reading

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Aberdeen IronBirds vs Brooklyn Cyclones – July 30, 2017

On Sunday, I went to see the Aberdeen IronBirds take on the Brooklyn Cyclones.  Aberdeen is the second closest minor league team to me, so I try to see them play every so often.  The game was a 5:35 start … Continue reading

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Carolina Mudcats vs Winston-Salem Dash – July 2, 2017

It was a hot July afternoon in North Carolina, and I had a six hour drive ahead of me back to the Philadelphia area after the game, so I was looking forward to a quick low-scoring Carolina League game.  And … Continue reading

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Down East Wood Ducks vs Myrtle Beach Pelicans – July 1, 2017

I’ve been to Grainger Stadium in Kinston, NC for two Indians games over ten years ago, but I wanted to come back to see the new team added to the Carolina League this year.  I wasn’t expecting a large turnout, … Continue reading

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