Originally posted on Midwest Sports Fans  |  Last updated 6/9/12
This is the fourth post in my 2012 “Down on the Farm” series that chronicles visits to various minor league parks throughout America. (Prior articles, including the entire 2011 edition, can be accessed here.) The Red River of the South flows for nearly 1,400 miles between the Texas Panhandle and the Mississippi River, but is best known for separating the states of Texas and Oklahoma and Texas. Earlier this week, I reviewed Dr. Pepper Ballpark, home of the Frisco RoughRiders. Today, let’s discuss Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark where, after moving north across the river, I attended an Oklahoma City RedHawks tilt on the first day of June.   “Change” has recently been a common theme in OKC baseball, as the franchise that was Triple-A partner of the nearby Texas Rangers for nearly three decades is currently in its second year with the Houston Astros organization. This was pretty much a swap with Nolan Ryan’s Round Rock Express after the 2010 season.   In addition, following 36 seasons as the
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