Ballparks, Scoreboards and Signage: History at Two Baseball Parks

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Is there a better place to be on a sunny, spring afternoon, than a baseball park? Doubtful. Before baseball stadiums were named after their huge corporate sponsors they were named after their owners—independent businessmen who invested in baseball for the love of the game. Now you’ll find big stadiums with big names: Citi, Chase, AT&T, Minute Maid… even Petco Park! These monster parks have jumbotrons, fancy dugouts and luxury suites. But the classic, old baseball parks will always represent the history of the great American sport. Read More

The Best Baseball Movies Ever

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“Baseball was, is and always will be to me the best game in the world.”

-Babe Ruth

I’m not the world’s biggest sports fan, but to me, the start of the baseball season signifies spring. Those first few games make me feel as though all my senses are finally waking up after a long, dull winter’s nap. Read More