A History Of Ballparks in Urban Settings

I stumbled upon this informative article that discusses baseball stadiums in urban settings and how they become an integral part of the fabric of a city. It states, among other things, “These facilities are having a major impact upon both the economics and the physical character of cities. Nevertheless, it is the baseball stadium, more than the football stadium or basketball arena, that is riding a wave of enthusiasm for “traditional urban” sports facilities because of the peculiar history of baseball parks and their relationship to cities and to how baseball itself is actually played.” Check it out.

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3 responses to “A History Of Ballparks in Urban Settings

  1. For the love of God, keep writing these areitlcs.

  2. Zune and iPod: Most people comarpe the Zune to the Touch, but after seeing how slim and surprisingly small and light it is, I consider it to be a rather unique hybrid that combines qualities of both the Touch and the Nano. It\’s very colorful and lovely OLED screen is slightly smaller than the touch screen, but the player itself feels quite a bit smaller and lighter. It weighs about 2/3 as much, and is noticeably smaller in width and height, while being just a hair thicker.

  3. I can’t believe you’re not playing with me–that was so helpful.

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