Music - A thousand miles from nowhere by Dwight Yoakam
Photographed in 1994 using film and again in 2014 using digital.
Desert Sun Stadium - Opened in 1969 and still in use. Part of the Ray Kroc baseball complex in Yuma. Former spring training home for the San Diego Padres 1969 - 1993. The Padres moved to the Phoenix area to share a facility with the Seattle Mariners in Peoria Arizona. The stadium is now used by amateur teams and was home to the Yuma Scorpions of the NAL.
Location - 1280 W. Desert Sun Drive Yuma, Arizona
Desert Sun stadium in March of 1994.
Desert Sun Stadium circa 2014.
Misters and fans above the seating bowl. 5-14
YES that is a broken bat in the left field foul pole.
The next several photos show the inside the Padres old clubhouse in Yuma. The lockers have been removed, but are still on the property. 5-14
The Padres trainers room.
Part of the Padres former complex. Batting cages and practice fields still in use.