Visiting what remains of ballparks that are no longer or exploring other hardball sites off the beaten path can be rewarding. Take our photo tour below and click here for the complete story.

Forbes Field, Pittsburgh

The Pirates' home from 1909 to 1970 gets its aerial close-up in April 1954. As much as fans might pine for the past, Pittsburgh's new ballpark is the best stadium in baseball, according to The Road Warrior, Jim Caple of ESPN.com. (AP Photo)