Binghamton NY, August 23rd and 24th 2014

Since the list of MLB stadiums to visit was becoming increasingly small, we decided to branch out and start visiting minor league (MiLB) stadiums. At first, the radius for visiting MiLB ballparks was limited to places within a three or four hour drive from central NJ. Being avid Mets fans, we set our sights onContinue reading “Binghamton NY, August 23rd and 24th 2014”

Arm and Hammer Park, Trenton NJ

First visit: exact date unknown, probably during the 2011 season Most recent visit: August 18, 2018 Following a job change that took me from southern Maine (where I saw the Portland Sea Dogs at Hadlock Field) to southern New Jersey in 2010, I found that I had landed in an area that was teeming withContinue reading “Arm and Hammer Park, Trenton NJ”

Portland, Maine to New Britain, Connecticut July 21st 2015

The last day of the three-stop New England minor league tour started in Portland, Maine, following a game at Hadlock Field the previous night. Following breakfast in nearby Freeport, we headed for New Britain, Connecticut for an evening ball game at New Britain Stadium, home of the Rock Cats. The weather had been spectacular acrossContinue reading “Portland, Maine to New Britain, Connecticut July 21st 2015”

Binghamton, New York July 19-20 2016

Our initial target for this baseball junket was Hartford, Connecticut to see Dunkin’ Donuts Park, the newly minted home of Hartford Yard Goats. Having recently moved from New Britain and rebranded the Yard Goats, this was their inaugural season in the new ballpark. However, construction delays and political rankling delayed the opening of Dunkin’ DonutsContinue reading “Binghamton, New York July 19-20 2016”