The LA Dodgers and Arizona Diamondbacks were in town for the opening weekend of the MLB season, so today we ventured out to the SCG to watch game 2.
When the games were announced, despite not being the Giants, there was no question that we wouldn’t not buy tickets. I think just about every American currently living in Australia was in attendance.
It was rather unsettling to see the American flag flying over the hallowed turf – like some sort of 51st state, mad-maxian dystopia:
The seats were outrageously expensive, but our view was pretty excellent:
We had an Ace! Day out, but let’s just say that $20 for nachos is just taking the piss and I really hope that the AFL doesn’t get any ideas about adopting “kiss cam”!