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El Paso Knothole

Southwest University Park is home to the El Paso Chihuahuas, a Triple-A baseball team affiliated with the San Diego Padres. The newest and, some say, the finest ballpark in the minor leagues, it opened this April after a breakneck 11-month construction phase. In addition to designing a top-notch baseball facility, the park’s architect, the Kansas City-based Populous, as well as the city of El Paso itself, wanted the building to reach out and engage the community, both to draw fans to the game and to spur the revitalization of El Paso’s downtown. This is most notably achieved at the ballpark’s northernmost point,…