Day One, Wednesday, January 9th, 2008 - Video Clips (Long load times)

At St. Louis Airport
Ready For Takeoff
On The Plane
At The Beach In Ft. Myers
Finding A Sand Dollar
Checking Into The Hotel

Day One, Wednesday, January 9th, 2008 - Photos

Waiting for the Vans after arriving at the Tampa Airport in Florida.

 

Saving energy for some fun!

Enjoying the beach in Sarasota, Florida after lunch.

 

Having some fun on the beach.

 

Having too much fun.

Ice Bears team photo in the sand and water.

A fantastic sunset on the drive down to Ft. Myers, Florida.

Checking into the hotel in Ft. Myers.

 

Day Two, Thursday, January 10th, 2008 - Video Clips (Long load times)

Human Sandman

The waters on Sanibel Island.

A crane enjoys the waters of Sanibel Island.

Joel Livingston and Andy Bethmann are buried in sand during a trip to Sanibel Island.

 

Day Three, Friday, January 11th, 2008 - Video Clips (Long load times)

The End of 9 am Practice

While the team got to sleep in, Stan and I visited two baseball spring training facilities.

The Lee County Sports Complex, Hammond Stadium, is home to the Minnesota Twins.

A closer look at Hammond Stadium in Ft. Myers, Florida.

Fans lining up for spring training tickets on the first day they were available.

Leaving Hammond stadium.

Then we traveled to the City Of Palms Park, the home of the Boston Red Sox since 1993.

Entrance gates to the stadium.

Statute of Boston's Ted Williams who was inducted into the Hall Of Fame in 1966.

A plaque dedicated to Ted Williams.

Ted's acceptance speech when inducted in to the Baseball Hall Of Fame.

Side entrance gates to the stadium off Broadway street.

Stan and I managed to get inside the City Of Palms Park.

A view from the dugout on the third base side.

A field level view only players get to see.

 

Private batting cages for the players.

 

Day Four, Saturday, January 12th, 2008 - Video Clips (Long load times)

Fishing For Lobster

Our broadcast location for the hockey games against Florida Gulf Coast.

Having some fun after Game #2.

 

Day Five, Sunday, January 13th, 2008 - Video Clips (Long load times)

Street Performer (This is a very large clip to load)

Leaving our hotel, the Comfort Inn & Suites, and head to Ft. Myers Beach.

Walking in Downtown Ft. Myers Beach, Florida.

 

Looking at the Gulf Coast and the Ft. Myers Pier.

 

 

 

Views from Ft. Myers Beach, Florida.

Joe Combs and Joe Cero relax after last minute shopping.

Some last minute shopping before heading to the Tampa airport.