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    Design your own ballpark

    Is there a site you can create your own fantasy ballpark?

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    That would be kind of cool, but no.

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    Anyone who's already got a fantasy design, or any other idea to create a new, or modify an exsisting ballpark, can showcase it here.

    If I knew how, I would've already created a ballpark design software program. That would be awesome!

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    Yankeebiscuitfan Guest
    Quote Originally Posted by Elvis9045
    Anyone who's already got a fantasy design, or any other idea to create a new, or modify an exsisting ballpark, can showcase it here.

    If I knew how, I would've already created a ballpark design software program. That would be awesome!
    Isn't there any computer guy on this board who CAN create it and put it on this board...

    Would be great indeed.

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    Quote Originally Posted by yankees rule
    Isn't there any computer guy on this board who CAN create it and put it on this board...

    Would be great indeed.
    I'd buy a copy!

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    Yankeebiscuitfan Guest
    Quote Originally Posted by Elvis9045
    I'd buy a copy!
    Depends on what the price would be. You're Dutch or you're not....

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    Ballpark Models

    If anyone can do this, it would be this guy:
    http://www.majorleaguemodels.com/about.asp
    His prices are a bit steep though.

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    Can anyone do a puter graph of my idea ballpark?

    can you create a ballpark graph like camden yards
    in baltimore but this both sides have the oppisite
    side of left field scene.Heres what i mean.Look at the
    left field side ok? now do without that out of town
    scoreboard and reverse left field into the right
    field. Field dimensions 333 Both Poles 374 both right
    and left field power alleys 415 center field.and Add
    the other deck hanging over right field like the one
    in left field and bullpens behind 415 sign.I love to
    see this design.

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    Quote Originally Posted by steveox
    Can anyone do a puter graph of my idea ballpark?

    can you create a ballpark graph like camden yards
    in baltimore but this both sides have the oppisite
    side of left field scene.Heres what i mean.Look at the
    left field side ok? now do without that out of town
    scoreboard and reverse left field into the right
    field. Field dimensions 333 Both Poles 374 both right
    and left field power alleys 415 center field.and Add
    the other deck hanging over right field like the one
    in left field and bullpens behind 415 sign.I love to
    see this design.
    I'm working on it Steve. If it looks presentable, I'll post it on BallparkTour! However, if someone does a better job, I'll post that one instead.

    Marc

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    OK, Steve here it is!
    Attached Images Attached Images

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    I've designed a number of fantasy parks in Vectorworks, and I'm currently working on a website to showcase them all.

    Here are some screenshots from my parks:

    Park 1 is a Fenway renovation where I added an upper deck and rebuilt the bleachers:

    http://img424.imageshack.us/my.php?i...perdeck7ad.jpg

    http://img446.imageshack.us/my.php?i...nwayud21tt.jpg

    Park 2 is a multi-use stadium, modeled off of Aloha Stadium:

    http://img485.imageshack.us/my.php?i...ombined5vm.jpg

    http://img475.imageshack.us/my.php?i...ltwins21qg.jpg

    http://img416.imageshack.us/my.php?image=soccer9ut.jpg

    Each of these take a relatively large chunk of time, so it's not something I can really take requests about. But, it's a fun way to pass the time.
    Last edited by Sean O; 11-20-2005 at 09:03 AM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tommybaseball
    If anyone can do this, it would be this guy:
    http://www.majorleaguemodels.com/about.asp
    His prices are a bit steep though.
    That's awesome, but 28 grand for a table top model? OUCH!
    I'm a Ramblin' Wreck from Georgia Tech and a Hell of an Engineer!

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    Quote Originally Posted by yankees rule
    Depends on what the price would be. You're Dutch or you're not....
    Spoken like a true Dutchman.
    "I think about baseball when I wake up in the morning. I think about it all day and I dream about it at night. The only time I don't think about it is when I'm playing it."
    Carl Yastrzemski

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    Quote Originally Posted by tommybaseball
    If anyone can do this, it would be this guy:
    http://www.majorleaguemodels.com/about.asp
    His prices are a bit steep though.
    Nice, but for that price it had better be made of brick, steel, dirt and grass.
    "I think about baseball when I wake up in the morning. I think about it all day and I dream about it at night. The only time I don't think about it is when I'm playing it."
    Carl Yastrzemski

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    Quote Originally Posted by steveox
    Is there a site you can create your own fantasy ballpark?
    If that existed, then I'd be the first in line!
    Cristobal

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    WOW thanks Elvis.How ya do it? That would be the Idea ballpark id Build. Cause that ballpark looks it can hold 55,000 plus would help pitchers.Right now the current camden yards is a pitchers nightmare and a hitters paradise. By the way Elvis Wheres the Score Board?

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    Quote Originally Posted by steveox
    WOW thanks Elvis.How ya do it? That would be the Idea ballpark id Build. Cause that ballpark looks it can hold 55,000 plus would help pitchers.Right now the current camden yards is a pitchers nightmare and a hitters paradise. By the way Elvis Wheres the Score Board?
    Your welcome, Steve. Just a little photosuite magic--it was easy. The scoreboard is pretty much in the same place, but the version I'm going to add to the website will have a slightly tweaked and larger high-def board. If I can, I'll post it tonight and send you the link.

    Thanks for the addition to the page, by the way!

    Oh and where are you located? I like to add that to all the submissions.

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    I have to say, that's pretty damn cool.
    I'm a Ramblin' Wreck from Georgia Tech and a Hell of an Engineer!

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    Quote Originally Posted by sschirmer
    That's awesome, but 28 grand for a table top model? OUCH!
    I know. I just want one to play my Strat-O-Matic games in. I would have to hit lotto to buy one of these beauties!

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    Unhappy (sry I'm posting in a dead topic)

    hey!

    I just found this yestorday morn, I was googling "Desgin Your Own Ballpark"
    and I stumbled across this, then yestorday, I made a ballpark, using excel!

    I like that it has a plain white screne for me to work with, I don't always use excel for accounting and score keeping.

    It is a new AAA place for the KC Royals. Everything I researched. I found a location, but I think it is currently occupied, on google earth, it was an empty lot, but it looked like a Trump Hotel/Casino is going up.

    To google earth the spot that I picked, change 500 to 600 for the address.

    (change the 33,000 to 25,000 (thats a lot of seats for a AAA team! )

    http://www.freewebs.com/eliteleaguey...ark 1 v1.1.xls

    edit, I also just noticed the suites are messed up, change the colors in the key.

    there's more!, some letters got cut off by others. It's Alantic City, not .lantic city, New Jersey not New Jersev.

    The Family Bleachers are Dark Green
    Last edited by YANKEESRuleThemAll; 02-12-2006 at 05:12 AM.

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