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My Visit to Homer Stryker Field

My work travels often take me to Kalamazoo, MI.  Kalamazoo is not a big city and doesn’t have a professional team.  For the most part I had written it off as a possibility to enjoy a sports attraction.   243 more words

Baseball

A Game of Domes (2012)

The following is one of the outputs of some research I conduced almost two years ago on the costs and benefits of the public financing of professional sports venues.   1,983 more words

Economics

Inside Levi's Stadium: 49ers Usher In New Generation Of Football 'Ballparks'

Field Pass: Inside Levi’s Stadium airs on KPIX 5 Saturday at 7:00 p.m.

SANTA CLARA (KPIX 5) — While the term ‘ballpark’ normally refers to baseball stadiums with the open, intimate feel of days gone by, you could call Levi’s Stadium the flagship of a new generation of ballparks built just for football. 365 more words

Sports

What Was So Cool About the 50's?

For a child it was an age of freedom. I’m sure there were predators and pedophiles and kidnappers then too, but we didn’t know anything about them. 540 more words

50's

More Pictures of Chase Field in Phoenix, AZ

A few extra views of the stadium from our seats.  Wish I had a chance to tour the stadium.  Maybe next time.  Go Diamondbacks!

Baseball

Croke Park: Where Passion and Power Collide

The Facts

Welcome to Croke Park!

With a capacity of 82,500 people, Croke Park is the third largest stadium in Europe. Fun fact: Croke Park’s capacity is… 964 more words

Landmarks

Audubon Society concerned new Vikings Stadium will be deadly for birds

The new Minnesota Vikings stadium is definitely not one for the birds.

Activists with the Audubon Society are calling for a change in the plans for the new stadium, which is scheduled to hold the Super Bowl in 2018. 503 more words

NFL