Publisher’s Picks: Baseball and apple pie — what could be better?

With summer in full swing and August just around the corner, what better time to unplug and enjoy the longer days outdoors with summertime foods, drinks and games? Whether Wiffle Ball on the front lawn or a jaunt to a nearby ballpark to view America’s favorite pastime, this lineup is sure to be a home run.

— Tom Hughes, publisher & chief revenue officer

Archer stadium seats

Best seats in the house.

Vintage stadium memorabilia, the ultimate souvenir.

Archer Surplus Stadium Seats, Vineland, From $250

Tory Burch ‘Love’ cap

Cap it off.

Keep your eye on the ball and your heart in the game … in style.

Tory Burch showroom, Jersey City, $48

Ashley Farms pies

Pie in the sky.

Seasonal, flavorful and fresh from the farm — when it comes to dessert, there’s no better choice than farm-baked. 

Ashley Farms, Flanders, $12.99

Somerset Patriots tickets

Play ball!

Why travel far to enjoy America’s favorite pastime? Take the family to the ballgame.  

Somerset Patriots, Bridgewater, $11.50-$14.50 per ticket

Kane craft beer

Bottoms up!

Guided tours, tastings and retail — friends and craft beer, perfect together. 

Kane Brewing Co., Ocean, $7-$11 per growler