February 2013

Great short story on why foul balls and home runs are so captivating by Frank DeFord. The Language Of Baseball: In Is Out And Foul Is Fair (below is an excerpt, for the full story please go to http://www.npr.org/2012/06/13/154839159/the-language-of-baseball-in-is-out-and-foul-is-fair) And, let's face it: We enjoy foul balls. Foul...

In 2012, the IdealSeat team observed 3712 plays where contact was made between the ball and bat. The most frequent section in the stands where the ball landed was section 119, where 80 balls landed last season, or approximately one per game. The second and third most...

What better way to kick off the season, then with some good old baseball comedy. In this classic scene from Naked Gun, Leslie Nielsen aka Lt Drebin aka the umpire aka Enrico Palazzo breaks every rule of baseball etiquette and somehow pulls it off, saving...

What better way to kick off the season, then with some good old baseball comedy. In this classic scene from Naked Gun, Leslie Nielsen aka Lt Drebin aka the umpire aka Enrico Palazzo breaks every rule of baseball etiquette and somehow pulls it off, saving...

With pitchers and catchers reporting to camp this week it is officially time to begin the 2013 IdealSeat season! A kick-off of the year ahead would’t be complete without a quick recap of what we accomplished in 2012 and why we are doing it. It all...