This season, when I’m on the road, I’ll be writing a short, on-the-spot blog post about each Minor League ballpark that I visit. Then, upon my return home, I will provide the deep-dive blog coverage that you have come to know and, perhaps, even love. So let’s get to it, lest it get to us!
May 23, 2015 — Fifth Third Bank Ballpark, home of the Kane County Cougars (Class A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks)
Opponent: Wisconsin Timber Rattlers, 6:30 p.m. start time
Fifth Third Bank Ballpark, from the outside:
Fifth Third Bank Ballpark, from the inside:
Culinary Delight: The Heart Attack Burger
At Random: Scouts don’t camp out on the field. They camp out beyond the field.
— Benjamin Hill (@bensbiz) May 24, 2015
It’s All Over: Ozzie waits for the last two fans to finish running the bases.
5/24: Quad Cities River Bandits
5/25: Clinton LumberKings
5/26: Peoria Chiefs
5/27: Cedar Rapids Kernels
5/28: Omaha Storm Chasers