Tag Archives: BaseballParks.com

SRP Park Named 2018 ‘Ballpark of the Year’

Joe Mock BaseballParksSRP Park in North Augusta (SC), the new home of the Augusta GreenJackets (Single-A, South Atlantic League), is the winner of BaseballParks.com’s award for the 2018 Ballpark of the Year.  Read press release here.  Read full ballpark review here.  Mock compares the new 2018 parks here for USA Today Sports Weekly.

An actual, real award, unlike the other guys!

Leave a comment

Filed under Amenities & Features, Awards & Recognition, Design & Construction, Stadium Issues

Mock Visits Rosemont’s Impact Field (FULL REVIEW)

Joe Mock BaseballParksJoe Mock from BaseballParks.com recently visited the new Impact Field, home of the first-year Chicago Dogs (Independent Professional, American Association).  We provided a link to Mock’s initial photos right after the visit, and we are pleased to report that the full review has now been posted.  Read full review and see photos here.

Leave a comment

Filed under Amenities & Features, Ballpark Visits, Design & Construction, Food & Beverage, Fun & Atmosphere, Stadium Issues

Ballpark Visit ALERT: Impact Field (Rosemont, IL)

Joe Mock BaseballParksJoe Mock from BaseballParks.com visited the new Impact Field, home of the first-year Chicago Dogs (Independent Professional, American Association, over Memorial Day weekend.  While we expect a full report soon from Mr. Mock, you can view a few photos here.

https://platform.twitter.com/widgets.js

1 Comment

Filed under Ballpark Visits

Ballpark Visit ALERT: SRP Stadium (North Augusta, GA)

Joe Mock BaseballParksJoe Mock of BaseballParks.com recently visited SRP Park, the new home of the Augusta GreenJackets (Single-A, South Atlantic League) in North Augusta (SC).  Mock’s in-depth review checks in at 7,000 words with three-dozen photographs covering everything from ballpark design to fan amenities and concessions.  Read more and view photos here.

Leave a comment

Filed under Amenities & Features, Ballpark Visits, Design & Construction, Stadium Issues

Mock Takes In-Depth Look at #1 Ed Smith Stadium

In compiling information to draft articles for the USA TODAY Spring Training Preview, Joe Mock of BaseballParks.com partnered with data-mining firm ReviewTrackers to look at all 23 spring-training ballparks.  Surprisingly, Ed Smith Stadium, the spring-training home of the Baltimore Orioles, came in at #1 for overall fan experience.  Intrigued to dig deeper, Mock talked with baseball architect Janet Marie Smith, Orioles’ Executive VP John Angelos, Manager Buck Showalter, pitcher/broadcaster Jim Palmer, and designer David Schwartz.  The complete rundown and interviews/quotes are available here.

Leave a comment

Filed under Amenities & Features, Ballpark Visits, Food & Beverage, Fun & Atmosphere, Promotions & Entertainment, Stadium Issues

A Ballpark Update from BaseballParks.com

Joe Mock BaseballParksAs we close in on the start of the 2018 baseball season, Joe Mock from BaseballParks.com takes a look at the ballparks that will soon be appearing on the baseball scene.  Read more and view photos here.

Leave a comment

Filed under Amenities & Features, Design & Construction, Stadium Issues

2017 Ballpark Year in Review

Joe Mock BaseballParksOur friend Joe Mock from BaseballParks.com has provided a round-up of the biggest ballpark stories of the past 12 months in his annual “Ballpark Year in Pictures.”  Indeed, it was a fascinating year in the world of baseball stadiums, and Joe does a wonderful job of looking back at the big stories that made news in 2017.  Read more here.

Leave a comment

Filed under Stadium Issues