Down on the Farm: Fargo Lives up to Expectations

Newman Outdoor Field 7

Interestingly enough, the fiscally-responsible RedHawks officially paid off the city-owned ballpark this week.

Despite the so-called “Gateway to the West” being one of America’s fastest-growing cities, with a robust economy, it likely still lacks national appeal. But this Heartland metropolis actually honors its coastal legacies (Los Angeles and New York) inside the quaint ballpark.

About the Author

AJ Kaufman

A former schoolteacher and military historian, A.J. now works in public relations. As an MSF columnist since 2009, he supports anything baseball-related. Raised in San Diego, A.J. has since resided in numerous parts of America, including Colorado, Florida, Indiana, Maryland, Minnesota, Nebraska, New York, Ohio and Washington State. After departing the coasts in 2005, he's traveled the back roads of all 50 states and prefers the Heartland. Married to Maria, A.J. is the author of three books and enjoys reading presidential biographies.