PETCO ParkWhile we were in San Diego, we took a tour of PETCO Park, and it was fantastic.
There are twelve full-time groundskeepers (the fewest in the majors). 70% percent of their time is spent working on the infield. And, much to my surprise, the warning track is not dirt--it's crushed lava.
Players actually sit on top of the bench, hence the spike marks:
Here a few "inside baseball" things we saw that you might be interested in:
That pace of game stuff isn't working too well.