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 July 20th 2015

The middle stop our three day baseball tour of New England was Portland, Maine. Having lived in southern Maine for 12 and 1/2 years, it was almost like coming home. We arrived in the Portland area the night before, and the morning brought sunshine and temperatures in the 70s, much cooler than the 90s weContinue reading “Portland, Maine July 20th 2015”

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”

Hartford CT, July 15th and 16th, 2017

1. New Jersey to Hartford, Connecticut Our destination for the quick baseball getaway was Dunkin’ Donuts Park in Hartford Connecticut. Dunkin’ Donuts Park is the home of the Hartford Yard Goats, the Double A affiliate of the Colorado Rockies. (Wondering what a yard goat is? You can find out here). Originally set to debut inContinue reading “Hartford CT, July 15th and 16th, 2017”