This season, when I’m on the road, I’ll be writing a short, on-the-spot blog post about each Minor League ballpark I visit. Then, upon my triumphant return home, I will provide the full, multifaceted, pun-soaked blog coverage you have have come to expect. So let’s get to it!
April 11, 2015: McKechnie Field, home of the Bradenton Marauders
McKechnie Field, from the Outside (I took this upon the conclusion of the ballgame, after failing to get a decent shot upon my arrival):
McKechnie Field, from within: Opening Night starting lineups:
Culinary Delight: Pulled Pork and Mac and Cheese Sandwich, courtesy of local vendor Sonny’s BBQ ($10, the most expensive item on the menu).
Waiting for the Punch-Vine (my nightly attempt at telling an “original” ballpark joke in six seconds):
— Benjamin Hill (@bensbiz) April 12, 2015
At Random: Robertoad Clemente:
Last Song Played Over the PA: Semisonic, “Closing Time.”
Next Up: Tampa Yankees, April 12