The ultimate baseballthemed family road trip fatherly. Every baseball fan dreams of pulling off the ultimate baseball road trip, an attempt to get to all 30 mlb stadiums within the first month of the season. The secret to any good ultimate trip, of course, is that its ultimately miserable. Years ago, two baseball fanatics and entertaining writers set out to create a comprehensive guide to all the diverse and fascinating ballparks throughout the country. The ultimate baseball road trip is part travel manual, part ballpark atlas, part baseball history book, part restaurant and city guide, and, not least, part epic narrative.
By optimal, he meant the road trip that completed the stadium tour in fewer than 30. Our 2020 ultimate baseball road trips offer you just what you want. A new england summer that knocks it out of the park. Funny, irreverent, and loaded with more than 100 photos, the ultimate baseball road trip is the goto guide for every fans armchair or reallife baseball road trip. Randy olson, a data scientist best known for calculating the ultimate strategy for finding waldo, used. Just two fans of the game living the dream and sharing as many baseball experiences as we can with readers. Our 2019 ultimate baseball road trips offer you just what you want. This is what happened on our 18,000 mile baseball road trip. What they createdpart travel manual, part ballpark atlas, part baseball history book, part restaurant and city guideis every baseball fans epic adventure. The quest was to see a game in all 30 major league ballparks in 30 days. An enthusiastic, irreverent, but exhaustive guidebook to all the stadiums of minor league baseball, following up on the success of the first ultimate baseball road trip book.
Part travel manual, part ballpark atlas, part baseball history book, part restaurant and city guide, and, not least, part epic narrative, the ultimate baseball road trip. Josh pahigian and kevin oconnells approach to skillfully planning and fully appreciating a roadtrip or a visit to a single park is funny and irreverent and loaded with information designed to make the most of the experience. Last summer my friend ben and i embarked on the ultimate baseball road trip. About the author josh pahigian swore off baseball for the first time at age 12 when the ball went through buckners legs. The ultimate baseball roadtrip is a comprehensive guide to all the diverse and fascinating ballparks throughout the country by two entertaining young writers whose love for the game of baseball and the game of life overflows from each page. Inside the great american baseball road trip forget loyalty. Theres no better time to go stadiumhopping than in the beginning of summer. Heres one way to schedule a crosscountry road trip. The ultimate baseball roadtrip is a comprehensive g. Once schools out, pack your bags, and get on the road for an epic baseballfilled trip, like this 9stadium, 1,000plusmile journey throughout new england. The ultimate baseball road trip, 2nd edition by josh pahigian and kevin o connell globe pequot press 512 pp. After taking a week off, the two returned and wrote a book about their odyssey. In 20, its all about the stadium, as ballpark chasers take to the road with the goal of seeing a game in every stadium on the.709 947 112 143 643 1483 471 1572 1318 205 1532 1138 1501 1447 514 446 1442 347 407 377 1109 316 1019 830 1343 517 521 722 291 151 814 802 1467 1320 579 610 1057