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Braves Break Ground on ‘SunTrust Park’

Atlanta Braves LogoAtlanta banking giant SunTrust Banks Inc. has secured the naming rights to the new Atlanta Braves stadium in Cobb County, which officials broke ground on Tuesday and will open in spring 2017.  Read more and view photos here.  Watch groundbreaking here.

Atlanta Braves SunTrust Park Rendering

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Braves New Ballpark Groundbreaking Tuesday

Atlanta Braves LogoThe Atlanta Braves will break ground on their new ballpark on Tuesday, September 16, at 11 am ET.  The event will be streamed live on braves.com.  The Braves will begin play in their new digs starting the 2017 season.  Read more here.

Atlanta Braves Ballpark Rendering

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Atlanta Braves to Break Ground on New Ballpark

Atlanta Braves LogoPRESS RELEASE – – Officially launching a new era for Atlanta Braves baseball, the organization will host a groundbreaking for its new ballpark on Sept. 16, 2014 at 11 a.m. The ceremony begins the construction phase of the project, putting it on schedule to host fans for Opening Day, 2017. Continue reading

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Braves Name Project Development Team, Release New Renderings

Atlanta Braves LogoThe Atlanta Braves formally announced on Wednesday its development team for the $400 million mixed-use complex near its future Cobb County stadium.  Read more here.  The team also released new renderings of the stadium development.  View gallery here.

Atlanta Braves New Stadium and Development Rendering 6.30.14

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Cobb County Approves Ballpark Contracts

Atlanta Braves LogoThe Cobb County (GA) Board of Commissioners voted Tuesday night to approve the builders for the Atlanta Braves’ new ballpark. American Builders 2017 will oversee construction of the stadium, which is schedule to open in early 2017.  The Commission also voted to approve multiple long form agreements that dictate a 30-year partnership between the franchise and the county.  Read more here.

Atlanta Braves Ballpark Rendering

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Braves Release New Renderings of Cobb County Ballpark

Atlanta Braves LogoThe Atlanta Braves on Wednesday released conceptual drawings of their planned 41,000-plus seat Cobb County Stadium.  Read more here and hereView gallery of renderings here.

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College Football for Turner Field?

Georgia State UniversityGeorgia State University is proposing repurposing Turner Field into a 30,000-seat football stadium and building another baseball stadium that will include Hank Aaron’s wall as part of the structure.  Read more here.  Meanwhile, the Atlanta Braves and Cobb County have substantially completed negotiations on five major agreements that are necessary before construction Continue reading

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