Record Rainfall and the DBAP Grounds

Monday, July 1, 2013
rain delay tarp

Photo by Kate Joyce.

It’s been more than a little bit wet in the Triangle the past few days. On Sunday, a whopping 5.12 inches of rain fell in Chapel Hill, making yesterday the area’s wettest day on record.

This made us wonder: With all this major flooding, how is the Durham Bulls Athletic Park playing surface handling the rain?

Scott Strickland, the DBAP groundskeeper, answered our question:

Luckily, a majority of the heavy rains have bypassed the DBAP.

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