By C. MacDonald
Nothing says Spring like going to a Major League Ballgame, especially in California where exciting teams are in different parts of the state. Some friends of mine actually go to games in the Bay Area (San Francisco Giants and Oakland Athletics), LA/OC (Los Angeles Angels and Los Angeles Dodgers) and San Diego (Padres). There’s no other state that has 5 Big League teams. How lucky are we? All our teams, except San Diego, have won World Series (and even the Padres have been to the final dance).
Sometimes it’s tough rooting when our Golden State teams play one another, i.e., my favorite National League Team (SF Giants) played my favorite American League Team (Anaheim Angels) in the 2002 World Series. But just being at the ballpark is a delight–not only a chance to forget life’s challenges but to get swept away with the ballpark excitement, fans screaming, delicious hotdogs…read more>