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Category: Stadia

Spring Training Resumes … In Days of Yore

By Phil Hecken, with Ronnie Bolton Follow @PhilHecken Well, the coronavirus pandemic has arrived here in the United States, and for sports (and uniform) fans, that means we’re going to …

David Resnik Returns With ‘Stadiums For Ants’

By Phil Hecken Follow @PhilHecken Readers may recall I featured architecture student/ballpark model builder David Resnik on Uni Watch about a year and a half ago, in which David was …

Andy Brown Returns: Diamonds on Canvas – The Art of Baseball

By Phil Hecken Follow @PhilHecken Uni Watch readers may recall I’ve featured today’s artist, Andy Brown, a few times last year, including his Winter Olympics art, some of his baseball …

Painting Baseball, One Ballpark At A Time

By Phil Hecken Follow @PhilHecken If the style of art above looks familiar to you, it should. It’s done by artist Andy Brown, whom I’ve featured on here a few …

Another Oakland A’s Stadium Design

Follow @PhilHecken If you read Uni Watch during Paul’s August sabbatical (and I know you did), I was fortunate to feature my friend Mark Anderson’s concepts for a proposed Oakland …

If They Build It, I Will Go

[Editor’s Note: Paul is on his annual August break from site. Deputy editor Phil Hecken is in charge from now through the end of the month, although Paul is still …

Days of Future (Stadia) Passed

If you don’t build it…they can’t come [Editor’s Note: Paul is on his annual August break from site. Deputy editor Phil Hecken is in charge from now through the end …

Building Baseball’s Cathedrals, Volume II

By Phil Hecken, with Ron Bolton Follow @PhilHecken Readers will recall I featured Ronnie Bolton (who posts on Twitter as @OTBaseballPhoto and who you should definitely follow) earlier this year …

Building Baseball’s Cathedrals

By Phil Hecken, with Ron Bolton Follow @PhilHecken Readers will recall I featured Ronnie Bolton (who posts on Twitter as @OTBaseballPhoto and who you should definitely follow) earlier this year …

Meet David Resnik – Building Fields of Dreams

By Phil Hecken Follow @PhilHecken “If you build it…” I have a very special post today for you all. As you’re all probably aware, I spend a fair amount of …

Cookie-cutter Cookies

By Phil Hecken, with Jimmer Vilk Follow @PhilHecken Got a fun one for you guys today. What would happen if you combined the ugly, septic, vapid and yet endearingly utilitarian …

Classic Stadium Scoreboards — By The Book

Click to enlarge By Phil Hecken, with Gary Chanko Follow @PhilHecken As most of you fine readers are familiar, almost every Saturday for the past few years, I’ve run a …

Field of Jeans®

By Phil Hecken I have a very special guest post today from Mr. Collector’s Corner — Brinke Guthrie — who received a very special tour while attending the official “Grand …

In the Strangest of Places, If You Look at it Right

Click to Enlarge – Photo by Kelly Gavin By Phil Hecken As we prepare to begin the MLB Season begin the portion of the National Pastime that begins in the …

Baseball Cathedrals, Volume II

By Phil Hecken And now, for Volume II of “Baseball Cathedrals,” which details the wonderful twitter account (@MLBCathedrals) maintained by Mark Anderson. If you missed the first part, please click …