The location of Yankee Stadium was not picked for its proximity to parking. Most people took public transportation to the game.
I would guess that most still do.
Clearly on this day, the need to park spilled over to the fields next door.
Now don’t quote me on this, but I BELIEVE these baseball diamonds where everyone is parking is actually the site of the NEW Yankee Stadium while the old park in the background is now a public park.
I could be wrong. I’ve been wrong before.
My final stop on my New York voyage is New Yankee Stadium. I realized that the hugeness and coldness of the stadium makes sense when you consider the pressure of carrying the Yankee label.
But across the street is the place where MOST of the glory took place. It made me bring up an Alexandre Dumas novel.
Ghosts and memories are everywhere on this episode of The Sully Baseball Daily Podcast.
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On April 17, 2013, I talked about how negativity in baseball is actually a positive thing.
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Sully Baseball Daily Podcast – April 17, 2013