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McCormick Field in Asheville
With names like the Mudcats, Intimidators, and Tourists, make sure to catch a ball game this spring and summer in North Carolina.
Asheville, found in western NC, is home to the Tourists, is a Class A level farm team of the Colorado Rockies.
Playing within the South Atlantic League since 1980, the Asheville Tourists play home games at McCormick Field. Make the drive in from nearby Hendersonville or Waynesville and enjoy an afternoon game.
In the Piedmont region, be sure to visit Burlington. A pleasant city, Burlington is home to the Burlington Royals, the Rookie level farm team of the Kansas City Royals. This summer, enjoy your time in Burlington, just outside of Greensboro, and take in a Royals game at Burlington Athletic Stadium.
Continue your minor league baseball excursion with a visit to Hickory. West of Statesville and a scenic drive from Charlotte, Hickory is home to the Crawdads, the Single-A farm team of the Texas Rangers. Plan a spring or summer visit for Hickory and head for L.P. Frans Stadium, home of the Crawdads.
In Durham, the MiLB action continues with the Durham Bulls, Triple A affiliate of the Tampa Bay Rays. The Bulls play their home games at the aptly named Durham Bulls Athletic Park, which also happens to be the home ballpark of the Duke University Blue Devils.
To the west, nestled right in the heart of downtown Greensboro, NewBridge Bank Park plays hosts to the Greensboro Grasshoppers, the Class A farm team of the Miami Marlins.
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