In Person Game

Oakland

BASEBALL During our recent trip to the San Francisco Bay Area we also went to Oakland to see the Tigers play. We had 4 tickets, but my oldest daughter could not make it so I used Twitter and 3 connections to give away the last ticket to Chris the A’s fan. Chris was good company […]

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San Francisco

BASEBALL This Saturday we visited San Francisco to see the Giants play. We were visiting my daughter who lives in Palo Alto now so we took Caltrain to the stadium. It was great. It cost $14 round trip. It dropped off about 2 blocks from the stadium. There was a Safeway on the block between […]

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Baltimore and Tampa Visits

BASEBALL I have not been writing about my in-person games much this year.  I did want to write my impressions about Baltimore and Tampa before I forgot about them. Baltimore is a great stadium.  Activities are separated from the baseball area and located in the outfield.  The outfield area has plaques set in the ground […]

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Texas Trip

BASEBALL If someone is reading this a few months down the road, the series I’m describing is the one where the Tigers had the advantage in the pitching match up in 3 of 4 games in Texas.  And they won just one game.  The game where they did not have the advantage in the pitching […]

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Target Field

BASEBALL On field the Twins might simply be the overpaid remnants of good teams from a half decade ago with a AAAA supporting cast.  But, the Twins know how to build and run a ballpark. I visited the Twins-Tigers game for Opening Day.  Since it was a last minute decision I flew in and out […]

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