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New Yankee Stadium: A Review

The new Yankee Stadium is fine. Which gives one pause. Or gives me pause, anyway. Since getting to New York last week, I've asked a number of Yankees fans about the new ballpark, and their collective opinion might be summed up like this: meh I've had a bit stronger reaction, perhaps because I'm not predisposed toward the franchise. Yankee Stadium is perfectly serviceable, but upon my first visit this week I was actually disappointed.
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