By Alyssa Ruiz
Over Labor Day weekend the Ruiz family decided to spend their Sunday in San Diego at Petco Park watching the San Diego Padres play the Los Angeles Dodgers. The family are die hard Dodger fans and enjoy visiting as many ballparks as they can during season. Although their team lost that day, that didn’t stop them from enjoying their day in the sun with the company of their family.
Once the family enters the park, mom duties call for Sallie to locate the family’s seats.
All dressed in Dodger attire, the Ruiz’s enjoy the parks’s scenery before the game begins.
Sallie gabs a quick bite before game time.
With some assistance by a Petco Park employee, the family makes their way to their seats.
Finally seated and ready for the players to take the field!
In all sporting events tradition, the game begins with the singing of America’s national anthem.
David celebrates a Dodger home run by rookie Cody Bellinger.
Fans embrace and sing along to the seventh-inning stretch!
Vendors sold lots of water in the scorching 100 degree weather.
Sallie made sure to stay hydrated during the hot afternoon game.
Once the game concluded, Padres fans celebrated their team’s win at home.