The City of Atlanta may finally be tired of the parking lots that surround Turner Field.
The Diamond Dogs had their opportunities, but the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets prevailed, 4-3, in a seesaw battle with the Georgia Bulldogs at Turner Field to even the season college baseball series in the in-state rivalry.
At Turner Field on Tuesday night, the Diamond Dogs avoided being swept by their in-state rivals, as the Georgia Bulldogs defeated the No. 12 Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets in the final scheduled series meeting this baseball season.
Major League Baseball's stadiums are like snowflakes: no two are alike. Whether it's a hitters' park, a pitchers' park, or somewhere in between, every field takes its own unique shape. Can you spot your team's digs?
When the Rays played the Braves this year I took this photo in the Turner Field Baseball Museum. As of today, the Braves are ranked 15th out of 30 for average attendance per game in 2010. Given time, more fans will attend Rays games too. It just takes time. The franchises in the northeast have had generations to build up a fanbase. Tampa Bay has only enjoyed 3 years of a winning team.