Columbia Fireflies Stadium Named “Ballpark of the Decade”

Free Times
Segra Park, the home of the Class A Columbia Fireflies, has been recognized as one of the top baseball stadiums built in the last 10 years.

Industry publication Ballpark Digest on Tuesday released its Ballparks of the Decade list, in which it tabbed the best stadiums built in the last 10 years at all levels of professional baseball. In the Low A category (in the minor leagues there is Low A and High A ball), Segra Park — the $37 million, mostly publicly funded park in the still-developing BullStreet District — took top honors.

Ballpark Digest had previously named Segra Park as its Ballpark of the Year in 2016. At that time, Ballpark Digest founder Kevin Reichard said he was particularly taken with the various seating options at Segra. There are a dozen different types of seating at the stadium.Read more >>