About Yesterday Afternoon: Kingsport Mets, June 26, 2016
This season, when I’m on the road, I’ll write a quick 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 even love. Yesterday afternoon I visited Kingsport, Tennessee, the second stop on my 10-team Appy League road trip.
June 26: Hunter Wright Stadium, home of the Kingsport Mets (Rookie-level affiliate of the New York Mets).
Opponent: Pulaski Yankees, 4 p.m. start time.
Hunter Wright Stadium, from the outside:
Your Groundbreaking and Subversive Ballpark Joke of the Day:
I just could not think of one. The heat was getting to me. I sat in the parking lot for a long time after the game, desperately waiting for inspiration to strike. It did not. I am sorry for this Rookie-level mistake.
6/27: Johnson City Cardinals
6/28: Bristol Pirates
6/29: Elizabethton Twins
6/30: Princeton Rays
7/1: Bluefield Blue Jays
7/2: Pulaski Yankees
7/3: Danville Braves
7/4: Burlington Royals