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Take me out to the ballgame… in my wheelchair? MLB teams and wheelchair access

originally appeared Access Advocates August 2015

Are you a fan of a particular major league baseball team? Or are you, like so many other people, a fan of the fabulous game itself – regardless of the particular team? If so, you’re not alone. It IS the American pastime. The “American Pastime” starts in earnest in early April and continues until the end of September, during which time a whopping 2430 games are played in thirty stadiums. Though all new facilities are required to comply with the accessibility rules in the Americans with Disabilities Act, how well do the three oldest stadiums measure up when it comes to wheelchair access?

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