Earlier this year, I posted a fan review of Tropicana Field done by Paul Swaney over at StadiumJourney.com. He was kind enough to let me know they have done a new update to their review of Tropicana Field that went live today that I think you all may enjoy. The old girl takes a beating from many different sides, but overall, it is still a good facility for a game. Now, if they could just improve the location….
People have a misconception about Tropicana Field – the immediate impression is generally relegated to indoor baseball being sacrilege and therefore not worth the time to visit. Those people are missing out on some of the most-unique experiences available in and around an American ballpark based solely on an ingrained prejudice toward past domes, like Minneapolis’ Metrodome, Seattle’s Kingdome, and Houston’s Astrodome. Trust me, this is not your father’s Olympic Stadium….
Click here to read the full review by Jim Dietrich and a big thanks to him for sharing his unbiased view of Tropicana Field. Please post your reactions to the review in our comments below as I am interested in hearing your views compared to my own that are mostly negative due to the 123 mile drive I make to it each time I want to go to a game.