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Old 08-07-2007, 02:54 PM
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Default Best Minor League Parks?

so many choices......but here are 3 of my favorites

Hadlock Field Portland, Maine

Views from the U.S. Cellular Pavilion Seats


McCoy Stadium Pawtucket, Rhode Island


and my favorite

LeLacheur Park Lowell, MA
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Old 08-07-2007, 03:07 PM
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I'm a fan of Tucson Electric Park



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Old 08-07-2007, 03:17 PM
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Bee Field, New Britain, CT, where I used to watch Glen Falls AA Sox outfielder Kenny Williams tear up the AA Wrong Sox
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Old 08-07-2007, 03:18 PM
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Fen: Are those all Red Sox affiliates?
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Old 08-07-2007, 03:28 PM
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Toledo Mud Hens ballpark is awesome, as is the Indianapolis ballpark. Quad City Swing park is kind of cool....right under a bridge that spans the Mississippi.
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Old 08-07-2007, 03:33 PM
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Here are some pictures of beautiful John O'Donnell Stadium in Davenport. This was renovated a few years back and the setting is awesome. Right on the Mississippi.
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Old 08-07-2007, 03:38 PM
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Fen: Are those all Red Sox affiliates?
well yes but

Boston has tried to move as many minor league teams as possible within 2 hours of Boston.
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Old 08-07-2007, 03:45 PM
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I've heard people say nice things about one in Chicago on the corner of Clark and Addison. Anyone ever been there?
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Old 08-07-2007, 04:34 PM
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Victory Field in Indy is very nice.
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Old 08-07-2007, 04:36 PM
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I've only been to a couple, but the one in Dayton, OH is pretty solid(Fifth Third Field). It's the Reds single A team. It's relatively new and is located right in the middle of beautiful downtown Dayton. We used to goto games all the time in college, good times. I visited the Charlotte Knights stadium, which was nothing special. Not terrible, but it really didn't do much for me. However, I did see Hideo Nomo strike out Hee Sop Choi, who fell over while swinging. Also, there was a group of Knights fan booing the crap out of Willie Harris, who was playing for Boston's AAA team in 2006. He was just a few months removed from scoring the winning run in houston, so I don't know why those clowns were booing him.
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Old 08-07-2007, 05:20 PM
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I've only been to a couple, but the one in Dayton, OH is pretty solid(Fifth Third Field). It's the Reds single A team. It's relatively new and is located right in the middle of beautiful downtown Dayton. We used to goto games all the time in college, good times. I visited the Charlotte Knights stadium, which was nothing special. Not terrible, but it really didn't do much for me. However, I did see Hideo Nomo strike out Hee Sop Choi, who fell over while swinging. Also, there was a group of Knights fan booing the crap out of Willie Harris, who was playing for Boston's AAA team in 2006. He was just a few months removed from scoring the winning run in houston, so I don't know why those clowns were booing him.
I was at the same series. Also not too blown away by the stadium. My favorite by default is Durham Bulls Athletic Park. A poor man's Camden Yards I say.
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Old 08-07-2007, 06:00 PM
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Never seen a game at either place, but have driven by stadiums in Louisville and Chattanooga several times. Both look nice.
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Old 08-07-2007, 06:25 PM
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So I've heard Victory Field in Indy is unsurpassed, but I've never been.

For my money, I have never been to a park nicer than that in Dayton. Fifth/Third Field is the home of the Dayton Dragons, and is awesome.

Also, Ft. Wayne is building a brand new downtown park (from what I've heard modeled after Dayton's) and it's supposed to be very nice.
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Old 08-10-2007, 11:46 AM
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Victory Field - Indianapolis, IN


Louisville Slugger Field - Louisville, KY
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Old 08-10-2007, 12:01 PM
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Never been there but take a look at Telus Field in Edmonton, Alberta.

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