This season, when I’m on the road, I’ll write an on-the-spot blog post about each Minor League ballpark that I visit. Then, upon my presumed return home, I’ll provide the multifaceted blog coverage that you have come to know and, perhaps, love. Let’s get to it, lest it get to us!
May 11: Spirit Communications Park, home of the Columbia Fireflies (Class A affiliate of the New York Mets)
Opponent: Asheville Tourists, 7:05 p.m. start time
Spirit Communications Park, from the outside:
Spirit Communications Park, from within:
Culinary Creation: Myself and designated eater Carter Blackmon, about to chow down on “Hog Hammer” pork shanks.
At Random: A pregame English class for Fireflies players, conducted in the office of team president John Katz
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— Benjamin Hill (@bensbiz) May 13, 2016
May 13: Carolina Mudcats