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Fan Follow Friday: Chuck Booth, Seattle Mariners

Looks like Felix will really be the King now.

Fan Follow Friday puts the spotlight weekly on one of my readers, as they share their favorite ballparks and  baseball memories. Hope you enjoy hearing their stories!! This week we check in with Chuck Booth, a Yankees/Nats fan and season ticket holder for the Seattle Mariners: Continue reading

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MLB Ballpark Beer Selections- Best and Worst

Woohoo serving myself beer!

Beer and baseball, two of my favorite things that start with the letter B. I also enjoy Buckeyes and bourbon, but that’s for another day! Is there anything more relaxing and delicious than sitting at a ballpark with a nice cold beer? Nope. It’s even better when that beer is of the wonderful craft variety and you’re drinking like the locals.

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Ways to Save on your Next Ballpark Road Trip

Picture from HowDoesShe.com

Picture from HowDoesShe.com

I came across a blog post “14 Ways to Save on Your Next Road Trip” on Pinterest this week and figured it was something I should pass on! While I personally don’t enjoy driving, it definitely saves a ton of money on travel and it’s convenient to have a car in the city you visit. Here is the advice from the blog HowDoesShe.com and I highlighted the advice I thought was most useful: Continue reading

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My Pictures from the All-Star Game

Pretty much sums up the night!

Pretty much sums up the night!

Here are some of my pictures from last week’s All-Star Game in Minneapolis. I had a blast attending my first Midsummer Classic… though I’d love to see a full (for real) game played with the starters, that would be intense! I was excited not only to see Derek Jeter’s final ASG, but catch some players that I haven’t seen in person like Yasiel Puig. He doesn’t bat flip after strikeouts!  Continue reading

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Fan Follow Friday: S. Preston, Minimalist Ballpark Artist

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Doing a slightly different version of this post today, as I want to share more information on my friend’s artwork that allowed me to go up to Minneapolis for the MLB All-Star Game… moments I’ll treasure for the rest of my life! He’s a Blue Jays fan though, in case you’re wondering! Anyways….  Continue reading

Only in Oakland is a barbed wire welcome not surprising.

Fan Follow Friday: Van Demske Oakland Athletics

O.co Coliseum

Fan Follow Friday puts the spotlight weekly on one of my readers, as they share their favorite ballparks and  baseball memories. Hope you enjoy hearing their stories!! This week we check in with Van Demske, an Athletics fan that will make you WANT to visit Oakland (asap!): Continue reading

Baseball is better in person- take yourself out to the ballgame!