Prevailing wind favors imagery over home runs at CWS
A Louisville huddle shows the postcard appeal of TD Ameritrade Park's home plate facing southeast. One sees the stands and the downtown Omaha skyline.
Posted: Thursday, June 27, 2013 12:00 am
When the architects behind TD Ameritrade Park decided to buck tradition and have home plate face southeast, they didn't consider how wind might affect future home runs.
“That didn't really enter the conversation,” said Bruce Carpenter of HDR, the lead architect on the project.
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Thursday, June 27, 2013 12:00 am.