The Amazing Baseball Adventure: Ballpark Wonders from the Bushes to the Show

By | March 22, 2018
The Amazing Baseball Adventure: Ballpark Wonders from the Bushes to the Show Author Josh Pahigian
ISBN-10 1493025074
ISBN-13 9781493025077
Year 2017-02-01
Pages 256
Language English
Publisher Lyons Press
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A visually stunning road trip through pro baseballs wacky wondrous and revered ballpark attractionsExploding scoreboards treetop seats and neon skylines are just three of the more than 100 ballpark design features field eccentricities historic displays traditions concession items and even super fans and mascots profiled in this armchair baseball journey Combining engaging storytelling with fun sidebars and beautiful color photos author Josh Pahigian captures the essence of each ballpark treasurefrom the retractable lighthouse at the Portland Sea Dogs Hadlock Field to the Sausage Race at the Brewers Miller Park to Fenway Parks Green Monster and even to the delicious biscuits served by the aptly named Montgomery Biscuits From the Rookie Leagues to the Majors there are more than 250 professional baseball parks in the United States where fans partake in special game day rituals eat unique foods laugh along with the zany mascot marvel at the parks special features and revel in a communal experience that removes them for a few hours from lifes daily grind The Amazing Baseball Adventure brings to life the very best of these cherished ballpark features the ones that motivate fans to return again and again to baseball cathedrals large and small

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