[The Epoch Times, March 31, 2023](Reported by Epoch Times reporter Tian Lei in San Diego, USA) Major League Baseball (MLB) kicked off the 2023 season on March 30. All 30 teams played 15 games at the same time that day, with multiple games played just after 1 p.m. ET.
The Padres-Rockies game in San Diego, originally scheduled for 1:10 p.m., was postponed to 6:40 p.m. due to rain.
Padres-Rockies games are played at Petco Park baseball stadium in San Diego, which is the Padres’ home stadium.
Petco Park was also named the best baseball stadium in the United States in a competition a few days ago.
The comparison was conducted by sports betting site NJ.bet. The site evaluated 30 Major League Baseball stadiums across the United States based on how easy it is to get to the stadium (parking space and public transportation), the affordability of the stadium (ticket prices and food and drink costs), the environment near the stadium ( The number and distance of bars and restaurants), as well as fans’ feedback and ratings and other comprehensive factors.
Petco Park in San Diego ranks high for affordability, with an average ticket price of $24 for ball games. Its surroundings are among the best, with 500 bars and restaurants within a mile of the stadium.
In second place is Coors Field, home of the Colorado Rockies. In third place is Oracle Park, home of the San Francisco Giants (Giants). #
Editor in charge: Yang Ying