Can You Identify The Baseball Stadium From The Minimalist Poster?

A couple of months back, we featured the first eight of S. Preston's minimalist baseball stadium posters. Well, he's finished the whole set. » 10/17/13 5:42pm 10/17/13 5:42pm

Infographics: Overlaying The Ballparks Of Major League Baseball

We've seen graphics that compare ballpark orientation (like this or this) and we've seen graphics that compare ballpark dimensions (here or here), but as far as we can remember, we've never seen a graphic do both at once. Here are some cool posters put together by designer Jeremy Huggins. It's always fun to see how… » 10/16/13 4:29pm 10/16/13 4:29pm

13 Years After Safeco Field Opens, The Mariners Move The Fences In

The Mariners announced today that they're moving the fences in at Safeco Field. 13-year-old Safeco Field. The same Safeco Field where Ken Griffey and Bret Boone and Edgar Martinez played. The stadium that hosted Cal Ripken's last All-Star Game. Weird, right? But it's actually the thing to do now. » 10/02/12 7:25pm 10/02/12 7:25pm

Nice Of Marlins Park To Include A Bobblehead Hall Of Nightmares

Lost in all the other wonderful features, like the fish and the home run sculpture and the fact that Marlins Park is actually really nice is something called the Bobblehead Museum. No need to come to Little Havana to see it—it'll come to you in your nightmares. » 4/04/12 1:55pm 4/04/12 1:55pm

Marlins Park, Camden Yards, And The End Of The Retro Ballpark

Marlins Park has been unveiled to the masses, and early reviews are fawning. "Contemporary," "dazzling," "forward-looking." The only thing not state-of-the-art is a true center field camera (perhaps the home run sculpture is in the way). » 4/03/12 2:20pm 4/03/12 2:20pm

Of Rangers And Railings

The death of Shannon Stone, the man who died after falling at Rangers Ballpark, had personal meaning for me. As a kid, I had an irrational, omnipresent fear that I would trip and fall while descending the aisle in the upper deck, and go over the edge. Especially at Shea Stadium, where the stairs were alarmingly steep. » 7/08/11 1:35pm 7/08/11 1:35pm