New on the site

We do it every year: our comparison of the two World Series ballparks ... You won't want to miss the story of how Rob Wilken saw games at all 30 MLB parks this season (hint: he flew over 50,000 miles doing it!) ... Read our announcement of our Ballpark of the Year winner.

Congratulations, Royals!

The never-say-die Royals continued to come back and come back, all the way to a five-game win of the World Series! Congrats, KC! FYI: check out our side-by-side comparison of Citi Field and Kauffman Stadium! Learn about their histories and how likely they were to yield runs and home runs.

Joe on
the go

It took some doing, but I updated my master list of all of the pro ballparks I've visited. You can check it out here ... Just completed a quick visit to the Arizona Fall League, covering games in Mesa, Salt River and Scottsdale ... Follow me on Twitter to *see* the parks I visit ... The parks where I've seen games in 2015 are listed here. I made it to 45.

#1 in the Minors

No matter where I go around the Baseball World, I always proclaim that the best game-day experience is at my hometown team, the Round Rock Express. Now the folks at SmartAsset have used a variety of metrics to determine the best Minor League Baseball Towns, and Round Rock is #1. Check out their Top 25.

Big League ballpark notes

Very clever! Callaway golf products have teamed up with the Padres to create a nine-hole golf course within Petco Park ... The Braves are truly developing a year-round dining and entertainment area just outside their new ballpark. The development is called The Battery Atlanta. Watch the stunning video ... The US Supreme Court refused to hear an anti-trust claim from San Jose against MLB, which sought to force the sport to permit the A's to build a new park in the city's downtown ... Following fantastic upgrades last offseason, the Indians announced additional renovations for Progressive Field for this coming winter ... A lawsuit was filed in Federal Court in CA, asking that MLB require its clubs to provide protective netting all the way down the foul lines in their parks.


In stock: Edition 3 of the Touring The Majors® poster displaying all 30 MLB parks.
Only $19.95!


Find all the parks on this sturdy, laminated map, updated for 2015. Only $9.95.
2015 map cover

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