Former Notable Players:
John Maine, Nick Markakis.
Located his hometown, this is the center piece of
the Aberdeen Baseball Complex, built by baseball icon Cal Ripken,
Jr. The complex now includes the $ 18 million facility, Cal Sr.'s
Yard (modeled after Camden Yards) for youth baseball and a hotel.
Ripken Stadium was designed by the same firm that drew up the plans
for Daniel S. Frawley
, Wilmington, Del. and
Arthur W. Perdue Stadium
Salisbury, Maryland. The stadium now hosts everything from weddings
to rock concerts in addition to the NY-P League Ironbirds.