“New York’s Great Lost Ballparks” recalls every known ballpark in New York State that once featured professional baseball games. Gregory Gay/Watertown Daily Timea

A glance outside today will yield few reminders of summer days at the ballpark. The sound of ball connecting with bat or the smell of hot dogs on an open grill are buried beneath several inches of frozen snow.

But a new book that documents every know park, field or stadium to have featured a professional baseball game in New York State could provide a hint of summer warmth to come as it elicits memories of departed diamonds, from Brooklyn to Ogdensburg to Buffalo.

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