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Best Minor League Ballpark Celebration - Aug. 17

Modern Woodmen Park took the top spot in the online 10 Best/USA Today Poll for Best Minor League Ballpark.

Voting was active over the last few weeks with the home of the River Bandit's going back and forth with Louisville Slugger Field in Louisville, Ky., for the top spot.

According to, Modern Woodmen Park received over 40,000 votes, while Slugger Field scored an impressive 38,000+.

To celebrate, the Quad Cities River Bandits will hold a special recognition for the title before its home game this Saturday, August,, 17. Davenport Mayor Bill Gluba is scheduled to ride the new zip line at the ballpark at 6:15 p.m.

The team is also offering $1 admission to Monday's game at 7 p.m.

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