“Rock of Ages, cleave for me, let me hide myself in Thee. Now I understand, on better terms since Birmingham.”
Shovels & Rope, aka Cary Ann Hearst and Michael Trent.
America’s oldest ballpark isn’t Wrigley Field or Fenway Park, according to the New York Times: it’s Rickwood Field in Birmingham, Alabama, which turns 100 years old on Wednesday, August 18.
(Photo: Kendrick Brinosn for the New York Times)
What a gorgeous building.
I am going to go find this place.