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Same Ballpark, Different Positions
Kevin McDonald explains how the Kids in the Hall have worked together 30 years
"...mindset yet different mindsets. We think in the same ballpark, but we play different positions, to use a bad..."

April 25, 2014 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Almost Lights Out at the Ballpark
Emo's turns off KOOP, Wheatsville SKUs skewer BookPeople, Waterloo Records grounds Vampire Bats

Aug. 14, 2009 Sports Post by Mike Crissey

Tiger Cry
Baseball enthusiast Lisa Tozzi takes a trip to Detroit and memory lane as she visits Tiger Stadium on the eve of its destruction.
"...to travel from city to city to visit major-league ballparks. I'll fly or drive miles and miles just to..."

Oct. 15, 1999 Sports Feature by Lisa Tozzi

The Gunman
Sean Penn stars as a regretful ex-mercenary in this international game of cat and mouse
"...romantic rival, however, Bardem knocks it out of the ballpark with his all-too-brief performance as a weak-willed, insecure man..."

March 20, 2015 Movie Review by Steve Davis

The Rookie
The film recounts the baseball career of Texan Jim Morris, who, in 1999, became the oldest rookie major-league pitcher to take the field in 40 years.
"...and the surrounding area (including the Dell Diamond and Ballpark in Arlington), doesn't break any new ground in the..."

March 29, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

American Graffiti
"...in real settings. He hit one out of the ballpark with the magnificent American Graffiti, whose prescient use of..."

Aug. 16, 2000 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

For Love of the Game
"...to himself while pitching is a little far-fetched, the ballpark material is nicely filmed. The action (or non-action, given..."

Sept. 17, 1999 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Fan
"...his previous psychotic incarnations; He's Travis Bickle at the ballpark, and although early scenes of Gil desperately, pathetically trying..."

Aug. 16, 1996 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Mr. Baseball
"...clever synthesized score by Jerry Goldsmith that incorporates familiar ballpark music, there's little to recommend in Mr. Baseball. As..."

Oct. 9, 1992 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Spike & Mike's 1992 Festival of Animation
"...when it hits, it goes right out of the ballpark, and when it misses, it misses by a mile...."

Aug. 21, 1992 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Pastime
"...and in a frenzy of desperation he climbs the ballpark's fence late at night and proceeds to pitch ball..."

Oct. 4, 1991 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

There Goes the Neighborhood
Ray Pride's 'Beauty School' Crack Pipes: No day at the ballpark
"...the Nashville Sounds, but their equipment isn't at the ballpark yet. Although the PA is blasting the Black Eyed..."

July 29, 2005 Music Feature by Greg Beets

Loose Diamond
New Ballpark Gem Sets Round Rock Apart
"...if the architects behind the design of the new ballpark couldn't get the "buy me some peanuts and Cracker..."

April 28, 2000 News Feature

What Price Baseball?
The Rangers Ain't Gonna Like This, Yogi
"...the planning, funding and construction of the Texas Rangers' Ballpark at Arlington -- has been largely ignored by the..."

June 20, 1997 News Feature

Online Hit
Instant Sports Patents a Pastime
"...away-game coverage. But because the press boxes in most ballparks didn't have telephone lines (the cost of long distance..."

Oct. 11, 1996 Screens Feature by Andy Langer

Coach's Corner
The Cubs killed the fan in the Coach.
"...baseball. Some of my earliest memories are from the ballpark. I knew who all the players on the team..."

July 7, 2000 Column by Andy "Coach" Cotton

Governor Deadbeat
Bush Makes a Killing While Arlington Stuck With Fee
"...the city to condemn land for, and administer, the Ballpark at Arlington project. In May of 1996, a Tarrant..."

Jan. 16, 1998 News Feature by Robert Bryce

Express Success
Sometimes a Round Rock Express game resembles a combination county fair and amusement park : with the baseball game as background more than a sporting event.
"...from Maine to Modesto with record-obliterating attendance and a ballpark and amenities praised by all. On the Mustang Sally..."

Sept. 1, 2000 Sports Feature by Mike Butts

Bigger, Better, Smarter
San Diego is everything Austin wants to be: livable, transit-oriented, pedestrian-friendly, and downtown-centric. But will tools that worked in the nation's largest border and military base town translate to Central Texas?
"...their recent freak success and approved a brand-new downtown ballpark. (The current one, Qualcomm Stadium, is in Mission Valley..."

Jan. 14, 2000 News Feature by Mike Clark-Madison

Coach's Corner
"...Miami's built on a swamp. Mosquitoes like Miami. The "ballpark" in Miami is designed for football. They built a..."

May 22, 1998 Column by Andy "Coach" Cotton

Diamonds Are Forever
Does Baseball Still Matter?
"...and if it's profitable, then so much the better. Ballpark: Camden Yards and the Building of an American Dream..."

June 23, 1995 Arts Feature

Take Me Out to the Ballgame
I'll stick with peanuts and Cracker Jack
"...no stone unturned in our quest for the top-notch ballpark chow promised at the launch of the Round Rock..."

July 18, 2014 Food Feature by Melanie Haupt

Which Way Will Austin Swing? Ninth Inning, 3 and 2
Home By the River
"...Southeast Austin, many have questioned the location of the ballpark. Most of the park land is owned by Trust..."

Sept. 22, 1995 News Feature

Coach's Corner
Attending an Astros game with the wife, in the sterility of the new Minute Maid Park, is an iffy proposition. But with the help of a friendly scalper and a lot of Shiner Bock, it's not half bad.
"..."blue canopy" in an "empty lot" across from the ballpark once known as Enron Field, but now known as..."

June 28, 2002 Column by Andy "Coach" Cotton

Coach's Corner
"...the few minutes it took to get inside The Ballpark, the Yankees had scored six runs. Nobody was out...."

Aug. 27, 1999 Column by Andy "Coach" Cotton

Bittersweet Ending
Notes From the Republican Revolution
"...San Diego voters approving $411 million for a new ballpark for the National League Champion Padres; the Cincinnati Reds..."

Nov. 6, 1998 News Feature

Coach's Corner
"...season tickets? But wait. First they must build a ballpark. Uh oh, I'm thinking - as I'm listening to..."

May 8, 1998 Column by Andy "Coach" Cotton

Disappointment After Public Forum on Riverside Mega-Redevelopment
Nobody goes home happy after meeting hits a wall
"...Group project would in stages demolish and replace the Ballpark and Quad West apartment complexes currently on the 97-acre..."

April 5, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

On the Edges of Gentrification, Planning a Different East Riverside Drive
City’s declared goals for the corridor and those of private developers do not necessarily coincide
"...Road." The latter is currently the site of the Ballpark Apartments, where some residents have loudly objected to Presidium's..."

Feb. 15, 2019 News Feature by Michael King

Faster Than Sound: Pop Goes the Arts District
Fight over an empty lot near Riverside Drive intensifies, Xetas’ Kana Harris will open Bluebonnet Records in Lockhart, and Why Bonnie get a peachy opening gig
"...firm Nimes Capital, the development company currently owns the Ballpark Apartments, four complexes that provide affordable housing for students..."

Jan. 11, 2019 Music Column by Rachel Rascoe

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