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’ll provide the multifaceted blog coverage that you have come to know and, perhaps, even love. Let’s get to it, lest it get to us!
June 25, 2015: The Diamond, home of the Richmond Flying Squirrels (Double-A affiliate of the San Francisco Giants)
Opponent: Trenton Thunder, 6:35 p.m. scheduled game time. Start delayed by rain for one hour and 19 minutes.
The Diamond, from the outside:
— Squirrels Baseball (@GoSquirrels) June 25, 2015
Ballpark Character: On-field emcee Murph, in full Peter Pan regalia
Your Groundbreaking and Subversive Ballpark Joke of the Day: This, clearly, was a rain-shortened game
Your groundbreaking and subversive ballpark joke of the day. https://t.co/MiEQjMHla9
— Benjamin Hill (@bensbiz) June 26, 2015