The Mets' Regrets: Will You Start Loving Citi Field If It Gets Uglier?

So now the ballpark of the moment is glassy and modern and full of moving fish, leaving the retro-style ballparks of the previous moment kaput. What happens to all those teams that are stuck with suddenly unfashionable nostalgia-parks? (And are stuck with them for a very long time.) » 4/16/12 3:59pm 4/16/12 3:59pm

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

Why Your Stadium Sucks: Yankee Stadium

This is a weekly feature in which I (and maybe you, too, readers) detail the various reasons for hating your ballpark. This week: Yankee Fucking Stadium. » 10/30/09 5:00pm 10/30/09 5:00pm

Why Your Stadium Sucks: Oriole Park At Camden Yards

This is a weekly feature in which I (and maybe you, too, readers) detail the various reasons for hating your ballpark. This week: Oriole Park at Camden Yards. » 7/10/09 3:45pm 7/10/09 3:45pm

Why Your Stadium Sucks: AT&T Park

This is a new weekly feature in which I (and maybe you, too, readers) detail the various reasons for hating your ballpark. This week: The San Francisco Giants' AT&T Park. » 5/29/09 3:00pm 5/29/09 3:00pm