Best Spectator Sports Event: Columbus Clippers

Staff Writer
Columbus Parent
330 Huntington Park Ln., Arena District, 614-462-2757,

They may not play "Ring Your Bell" anymore in the stadium, but the Columbus Clippers have been ringing plenty of bells throughout baseball's minor leagues. As the reigning International League Governor's Cup and Triple-A National Champions, there's certainly nothing minor about this team.

Check out some of baseball's freshest talent or just enjoy the ballpark itself - Huntington Park was named 2009's Ballpark of the Year by Whether you're a fair-weather fan or you have a tattoo of mascot Lou Seal over your heart, the Clippers are sure to have you root, root, rooting for Columbus' home team.

Runners-up: Columbus Blue Jackets, Ohio State University men's basketball