Archive for the ‘Road Trips’ Category

Road Trip: Las Vegas

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014 Posted in Road Trips | No Comments »

I love seeing baseball games on the road. I have seen the Mets in Minneapolis, Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Washington DC and San Francisco. I saw the Binghamton Mets in Portland and even saw a Cubs-Rockies game when I was there for ...

Road Trip: Minneapolis

Tuesday, April 16th, 2013 Posted in David Wright, Jon Niese, Mets games, MLB, Road Trips, Target Field, Twins | 3 Comments »

I've written before about how I love schedule-release day because it allows me to plan potential road trips. I said it this past September, when I saw the Mets would be visiting the Twins in 2013 over my birthday weekend ...

Dickey Gets Win No. 19

Wednesday, September 26th, 2012 Posted in Citi Field, Mets, Mets games, R.A. Dickey, Road Trips | 2 Comments »

I try to make one game a year at Citi Field, and this year's happened to be at the end of the season when very little was on the line other than seeing R.A. Dickey pitch for win No. 19. ...

Schedule Release Day is the Best Day

Wednesday, September 12th, 2012 Posted in Mets games, Road Trips, Schedule | 5 Comments »

Whether it's baseball, hockey or football, I always get excited when a season schedule is announced, especially since I don't live in the city of my main team. I like to circle when NHL teams from the East come to ...

Road Trip: Binghamton Mets at Portland Sea Dogs

Tuesday, July 26th, 2011 Posted in Binghamton Mets, Road Trips | 2 Comments »

While planning a New England vacation with Nik, I saw that the Binghamton Mets were playing in Portland against the Sea Dogs, the Red Sox AA affiliate. I pretty much made the game be a part of our trip. Our ...

Road Trip: Pittsburgh

Sunday, June 12th, 2011 Posted in Mets games, PNC Park, Road Trips | 2 Comments »

The MLB schedule people were on my side this year when they scheduled the Mets to be in Pittsburgh over a weekend. They were there in 2010 on a weekend as well, but due to other trips and events, Nik ...

Cubs vs. Rockies at Coors Field

Tuesday, April 19th, 2011 Posted in Cubs, Road Trips, Rockies | 2 Comments »

While out in Colorado for a wedding, Nik and I decided to catch a Rockies game with a few of our friends. The Rockies were playing the Cubs, and since we live in Chicago, we decided we'd root for the ...

2011 Baseball Schedules are Out!

Wednesday, September 15th, 2010 Posted in Mets games, Road Trips | No Comments »

There are many jokes to be made about how long this Mets season has been over. But I'll leave those for other people to make. I want to look ahead to the games and series that I'm looking forward to ...

Road Trip: Cincinnati

Wednesday, May 5th, 2010 Posted in David Wright, Mets games, Road Trips | No Comments »

I'm not sure when Nik and I decided to go to Cincinnati to see a Mets/Reds game for our mini honeymoon trip, but I'm glad we did. I got to see an old friend, make some new friends and got ...

Looking ahead to 2010

Tuesday, September 15th, 2009 Posted in Mets games, Road Trips | 1 Comment »

It's safe to say the Mets season has been over for awhile now, even though they still have games to play for another 3 weeks or so. Needless to say, there hasn't been much excitement to talk about. Until today. ...