Tag Archive | "field"

IMG_20150711_141634

Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

MLB #GiveASpit Ballpark Ranking: No. 13 Wrigley Field

Posted on 28 August 2015 by Nestor Aparicio

Wrigley Field – Sure, there’s the old world charm about the home of the Chicago Cubs. Yes, it was built a hundred years ago. But every time I think about going to a game at Wrigley Field it’s one giant pain in the ass. The parking. The people. The place is built about five times smaller than it should be. One bonus: it has troughs, which makes it legit. But, unless you buy a seat in the bleachers (and those seats are always premium priced) you can’t even visit to take a picture. The place really smacks of corporate greed and has for most of my lifetime. The team always sucks (except when Jake Arrieta is involved). The food and choices suck. The scoreboards are still so antiquated as to be confusing. Seriously, I put it even a little higher on this list than I thought it deserves to be because my wife likes it but I think the place mostly sucks. It’s a great throwback experience. They’ve done a nice job of keeping it clean but it’s such a tourist trap of a place for my tastes. Sure, you gotta go and I get that. But I’m glad my team doesn’t play there and that I don’t have to get scalped for a C-minus experience every time I visit. I’m not planning on going back anytime soon and I don’t feel like I’m missing much. It’s a far better place on TV.

But, you still gotta go and see it.

Comments (0)

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Tucker dedicates huge kick to both fantasy and reality teams

Posted on 17 December 2013 by Nestor Aparicio

Comments (0)

Tags: , , , , ,

Flacco describes conditions in Chicago

Posted on 17 November 2013 by WNSTV

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Jgu9JbbBcns

Comments (0)

Tags: , , , , , ,

Ed Reed says win was different without Ben

Posted on 19 November 2012 by WNSTV

Comments (0)