Down on the Farm: The Other Mayo Facility in Rochester

Mayo Field 3

Once inside, seats are bench style, save for the lowest two rows, which have chair backs. Netting is featured across the entire grandstand and above most of the fans. The facility does not feature seating along the base lines past each dugout, except for the left field line, home to the ubiquitous “sports deck.”

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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.