Major League Ballparks: No. 11 Great American Ballpark

Major League Ballparks: No. 11 Great American Ballpark

With Fenway Park celebrating its 100th anniversary and Dodger Stadium its 50th this year, our editor Matt Hurst, who was a baseball beat writer for four seasons in the mid-2000′s, takes a look at the ballparks he’s worked at in his life and ranks them from worst to first. We continue the series with No. 11 – Great American Ballpark. To see the previously reviewed ballparks, click here. “Welcome to the launching pad.” Those...

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Random Pro of the Week: Danny Wuerffel

Random Pro of the Week: Danny Wuerffel

The whole point of the Random Pro of the Week is when someone’s name pops into your head for reasons undescribed and there is a “Whatever happened to …” moment in your thought process. The damndest thing happened tonight at the Throwback Attack mansion during a rousing game of NCAA Football 13 on the PlayStation. For those that don’t know, the game allows you to play as certain Heisman Trophy winners from the past....

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Throwback Thursday: The 1986 Dodgers Do “The Baseball Boogie”

Throwback Thursday: The 1986 Dodgers Do “The Baseball Boogie”

Unfortunately, we didn’t start Throwback Thursday as a trending topic in the social media hemisphere, but we’re definitely happy to celebrate it. As we’ve mentioned before, our good buddy Josh Suchon from the “Out of Ink” blog is working on a book on the 1988 Dodgers, so we’ve been consumed over here with old school Dodgers thoughts and players. Nothing illustrated #ThrowbackThursday like this gem from the...

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Major League Ballparks: No. 12 Comerica Park

Major League Ballparks: No. 12 Comerica Park

With Fenway Park celebrating its 100th anniversary and Dodger Stadium its 50th this year, our editor Matt Hurst, who was a baseball beat writer for four seasons in the mid-2000′s, takes a look at the ballparks he’s worked at in his life and ranks them from worst to first. We continue the series with No. 12 – Comerica Park. To see the previously reviewed ballparks, click here. When I originally wrote this list, I had Comerica listed a...

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