An Improved Dodger Stadium

April 3, 2013 TheRealPlaces 0

While there are no new stadiums opening for the 2013 Major League Baseball season, one of the league’s older venues – Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles – received $100 million worth of upgrades during the […]

Stadiums and Arenas

Ladies and Gentlemen – Your Brooklyn Nets!

June 19, 2012 TheRealPlaces 0

After 35 years in the Meadowlands and Newark, the NBA’s Nets are moving from New Jersey back to New York, where they’ve become the Brooklyn Nets and will play their home games at the new Barclays Center. Congratulations to Brooklyn on the long overdue return of a “major league” sports team. […]


Baseball and Beaches in Sarasota

May 14, 2012 TheRealPlaces 0

The second stop on our recent trip through the southeastern United States was Sarasota, Florida.  The primary goal was to see some Spring Training baseball, while getting a look at one of the less-well-known parts […]