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I went to my first ever San Francisco home opener this year and watched the Giants beat the Braves in the bottom of the 13th with a walk- off, two- run homer. What a fun year it has been for my sons and me as we have followed the Giants’ exciting, often “torturous” season. The Giants have certainly enhanced the baseball experience for us this year but didn’t keep us from our traditional baseball park adventure. This summer we headed to the Southwest where we added two more parks to our growing list of major league stadiums we have visited.

We flew into Phoenix and were greeted by a heavy rain storm which wasn’t the weather we were expecting given it was June. The city was experiencing a “cold front” and the temperatures were in the high 80’s to low 90’s for our two-day stay. Weather doesn’t matter much at the Diamondbacks’ Chase Field because of its retractable roof. We had a fantastic time at the stadium especially since we were given complimentary first- row seats complete with…