This season, when I’m on the road, I’ll write a quick blog post about each Minor League ballpark that I visit. Then, when I return home, I’ll provide the multifaceted blog coverage that you have come to know and perhaps even love. On Wednesday night I visited Modesto, California, the third stop on my sprawling 10-team California-Nevada-Idaho-Washington road trip.
August 3: Modesto Nuts (Class A Advanced affiliate of the Colorado Rockies)
Opponent: Visalia Rawhide, 7:05 p.m.
John Thurman Field, from the outside:
At Random: All of my slinging attempts after this one were flawless, of course.
— Alysa Bajenaru (@Alysa) August 4, 2016
Your Groundbreaking and Subversive Ballpark Joke of the Day:
Your groundbreaking and subversive ballpark joke of the day, Modesto Nuts https://t.co/ipMTA5aJxh
— Benjamin Hill (@bensbiz) August 4, 2016
August 4: San Jose Giants (vs. Modesto, 6:30 p.m.)
August 5: Visalia Rawhide (vs. Inland Empire, 7:00 p.m.)
August 6: Las Vegas 51s (vs. Fresno, 7:05 p.m.)
August 8: Reno Aces (vs. Salt Lake, 7:05 p.m.)
August 10: Boise Hawks (vs. Hillsboro, 7:15 p.m.)
August 11: Tri-City Dust Devils (vs. Spokane, TBD)
August 12: Spokane Indians (vs. Eugene, 6:30 p.m.)