Head East – All I-70 All the Time

Saturday, June¬†8 – UBT Day¬†EightYou know what they say about Ohio. It’s high in the middle and wide on both ends.I have family in the Dayton area so I’m familiar with just how wide. Plus, a couple of our UBT trips have covered nearly every...

“Everyone Knows It’s Indy”

Friday, June 7 – UBT Day SevenGetting on the road in St. Louis, we take a slight detour to grab a sandwich at a place recommended to us by a friend of Mitch. As we roll by shortly after 11 AM, there’s a line out the door of the small city establishment....

Day Four – Game 1

As you walk in to Werner Park, you notice a wide open concourse behind the stands. It curves behind home plate and up both base lines. Nothing unusual about that, except it’s really wide, which is convenient. Plus, there’s nothing overhead, so you see...

More Fargo Treasures

As much as we enjoy baseball on UBT, we relish the opportunity to talk with folks along the way. Dawn Morton, a Redhawks usherette for 17 of the team’s 18 years in Fargo-Moorhead, asks us about our trip along the third base concourse.Dawn traveled east to...

Fargo-Moorhead Redhawks

Monday evening, June 3, 2013 – UBT Day Three ContinuesFollowing a reflective and educational day in Fargo, we’re ready for baseball in another new park featuring another new UBT league: the American Association of Independent Professional Baseball. On the...

Go West

Sunday afternoon, June 2, 2013Another ballpark where we’ve now enjoyed baseball. Another big home team victory.Mitch and I leave Target Field to begin our three-hour journey to Fargo, North Dakota. You may be wondering how Fargo made it onto this itinerary.As...