La Plata, MD
La Plata is home to blue crabs - on the menu and in the ball field - and rich Maryland culture. The city, located only 30 miles from Washington D.C., offers historical attractions such as St. Ignatius Church, the nation's oldest active Catholic parish. Great schools also enrich residents and the workforce. Major economic contributors include the University of Southern Maryland, Facchina Construction Co. and nearby Naval Support Facility Indian Head.
La Plata Rankings
- No two ball parks are built alike, and the surrounding city makes going to watch a game a unique experience. We've picked 10 minor league stadiums where you're sure to catch the local flavor and maybe a few foul balls.