Christensen Stadium had been the home of Texas League and all Midland area pro baseball all the way back to 1952 when it served the Longhorn League and Southwestern Leagues as well as the T.L. for a period of 38 years. It was a fine ballpark but everyone agreed that in this day and age of the latest and greatest... Midland had squeezed every drop of usefulness that it could out of the "old gal" and it was time for something new. Security Bank Ballpark is that something new...