Hiding imperfections with mowing patterns

In professional baseball, creating the perfect striped look on the field is an art. But for some fields, it’s also a necessity. That’s the case at Dozer Park in Peoria, IL home to the Class A Minor League Peoria Chiefs as well as the Bradley University baseball team, the Bradley Braves. The eye-catching mow patterns on this field aren’t only for aesthetics. In fact, head groundskeeper Mike Reno actually started using them as a way to hide imperfections.

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