Why? $2.00 each versus $4.75 at Yankee Stadium or Shea.
Parking? A dream. Across the street and $4.00 versus $14.00 when you see the Bronx Bombers.
Oh yeah… It is also great baseball.
And the kids loved it.
Harbor Yard stadium, an impeccably clean and welcoming place, is just off the highway and is sandwiched in a no man’s land between the Interstate, the Metro-North and Amtrak lines (the train en gineers sound their horns when traveling by), the Port Jefferson Ferry and a power plant.
A recent trip to a Sunday afternoon game did start with some concern after the opposing team made three errors in a single play. I thought Walter Matthau was going to walk onto the mound and give Tatum O’Neal some tips. But that play turned out to be an aberration.
(PHOTO) After the game, Bluefish fans can run the bases.
(BELOW) Video shows the Bridgeport Bluefish baseball team battle the York Revolution at Harbor Yard stadium in Bridgeport, CT on June 24, 2007. The ‘Fish won 8-7 with a walk-off homerun in the bottom of the 11th inning.