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#1 Seth Stohs

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 08:48 AM

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 09:53 AM

Good stuff! The bridge back drop is incredible. Would love to see that ballpark. Good win for Beloit as well.
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Posted 03 June 2012 - 11:55 AM

The bridge back drop is incredible. Would love to see that ballpark.


Incredible indeed! Seth, it sounds like your trip is off to an excellent start - thanks for sharing.

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 12:17 PM

Very cool looking stadium, and great update. Thanks Seth.

One of the best opening day rosters in years. Now go get 'em.


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Posted 03 June 2012 - 02:32 PM

I love this story. Life is hard, and this story totally improved my day. Thanks Seth.

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 06:13 PM

Thanks for the report and pictures!

#7 DJSim22

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Posted 03 June 2012 - 06:46 PM

Thanks for the article, and especially the pictures! Very cool.

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 11:45 AM

Cool! I have seen the ball park as I've crossed that bridge many times. My parents live in the quad cities area. Why have I never gone to a game there?!

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 01:20 PM

The one time I ever attended a game there, probably 20 years ago, water was indeed an issue, after some recent flooding of the river. Loved the bridge as a backdrop.

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 02:44 PM

I was at the game Friday, as well (across from the field from you, behind the Beloit dugout). It was my first time at their ballpark, though I have no idea why it's taken me so long to get there, since it's only about an 80 minute drive for me. Maybe because I can watch MWL games in Cedar Rapids. But I enjoyed seeing the Snappers again and look forward to their trip to CR later this month.

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Posted 04 June 2012 - 03:29 PM

I used to go there when the Twins had Mauer-Kubel and the Real Deal down there. Place was a dump with a great view. They redid the park a few years ago and now it is my Favorite stop in the League. Great to sit there on a summer night with the Bridge lite up the river traffic sliding by. Have not gone this year, what is wrong with me.