outdoor games http://michiganradio.org en Why Midwest cities love outdoor hockey games http://michiganradio.org/post/why-midwest-cities-love-outdoor-hockey-games <header><p>CLEVELAND &mdash; On Sunday afternoon, I was one of the 25,864 people shivering in 27 degree temperatures at Progressive Field, watching the Frozen Diamond, a face off between the Michigan and Ohio State hockey teams.</p><p>The Wolverines won, 4-1 &mdash; perhaps not the outcome that Buckeyes fans hoped for, but the event made Cleveland Indians president Mark Shapiro happy. &ldquo;Pretty cool, out there, isn&rsquo;t it?&rdquo; Shapiro told <a href="http://www.cleveland.com/osu/index.ssf/2012/01/indians_mark_shapiro_pleased_w.html">reporters </a>before the game.</p> Tue, 17 Jan 2012 17:53:17 +0000 Micki Maynard 5819 at http://michiganradio.org Why Midwest cities love outdoor hockey games