You spend a lot of time and mileage traveling to ballparks around the country and sometimes you can find yourself pleasantly surprised in the simplest of ballparks.
The Stadium Business Summit for 2018 was recently held in the UK at Old Trafford, home of Manchester United. Numerous Australian venues received nominations including Optus Stadium in Perth, Suncorp Stadium in Brisbane, ANZ Stadium in Sydney, and Adelaide Oval.
Cardines Field might be one of the most unusual places to watch a baseball game; the historic venue is home to the Newport Gulls of the NECBL and summer after summer the team packs them in to this tiny gem in Rhode Island.
Holman Stadium, in the southern New Hampshire city of Nashua, hosted the first integrated team in baseball’s modern era. As members of the Nashua Dodgers, Roy Campanella and Don Newcombe played at Holman Stadium in 1946.
There are a few new additions at FirstEnergy Park in Lakewood, New Jersey that management hopes to improve the experience at one of the better parks in the state. A biergarten, miniature golf course, and boardwalk games are a few of the new items this year.