Not All Who Wander Are Lost

Not All Who Wander Are Lost
January 17, 2017 - Florida Keys

Friday, March 18, 2011

An Evening Game

On Wednesday evening we went to Peoria Park to watch the Brewers beat the Seattle Mariners 5-4.  It was another nice ball park.  Most spring training games are played during the day, however this was a night game.  Since it was also spring break this week, there were tons of kids there.  Right before the game started, we witnessed yet another fantastic sunset.

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On Thursday we watched the Brewers beat the Chicago White Sox at home by a score of 4-0.  It sure looks like the Brewers will have a great team this year.  Hopefully, their regular season will be as successful as their spring training season.

Thursday was a “Thirsty Thursday” game.  For $20 you get a reserved seat, a beer and a visor.  It also happened to be St. Patrick’s Day.  There was a large crowd at the game.  The Brewers really went all out for the event. 

The players wore green caps, and a leprechaun led warm up stretches.

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They were serving green beer, and even the logo behind home plate was green.

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It was another hot day, and we were glad to be sitting in the shade.  After the game, we went to Fatburger for supper.  I had never heard of the place, but Groupon was offering a special so I purchased it.  Since it was my first purchase on Groupon, I got a $10 credit which made the entire transaction free.

Fatburger is a fast food restaurant made to look like a diner.  They serve hamburgers, a chicken and a turkey sandwich.  We each ordered a sandwich with onion rings, Kevin had a soda and I had a shake.  The total bill was $23, but it only cost us $1.92 because we had the coupon. 

The food was decent, but definitely overpriced for a burger joint.  I didn’t really care for the breading on the onion rings, it was a bit too crunchy and dry.  The best part of the meal was the banana shake.

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Today Kevin watched NCAA basketball and I did some virtual assistant work.  It was a good day for Wisconsin teams, they both won.

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