Ballpark Visit ALERT: Suplizio Field (Grand Junction, CO)

Graham Knight of BaseballPilgrimages.com has posted a review of his ballpark visit to Suplizio Field, home of the Grand Junction Rockies (Rookie, Pioneer League).  Read more and view photos here.

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Rattlers Present the Potawatomi Party Deck

PRESS RELEASE – The Wisconsin Timber Rattlers have been busy at Neuroscience Group Field at Fox Cities Stadium during the first six weeks of the season and now they are ready to unveil their project. The new seating area is the Potawatomi Party Deck presented by Potawatomi Hotel & Casino and will take the place of the old beach area beyond the outfield wall in right-center field. Continue reading

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No PawSox Ballpark Deal for this Legislative Session

Rhode Island Senate President Dominick Ruggerio announced Tuesday his chamber will not take up the latest Pawtucket Red Sox (Triple-A, International League) baseball stadium proposal before lawmakers finish their session next month, though he is open to taking it up this fall.  Read more and watch news report here.

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All Rise — Court is in Session at Yankee Stadium

Inspired by rookie power hitter Aaron Judge, some New York Yankees fans have shown up at the ballpark in judges’ robes and white wigs.  Now, the team has made it official — with faux wood paneling to resemble a courtroom’s jury box, the team has officially marked three rows in section 104 as the “Judge’s Chambers.”  Read more and view photos here.

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Supervisor Wants P-Nats Ballpark Plan on November Ballot

Should Prince William County (VA) voters decide whether to build a new, $35 million county-backed stadium for the Potomac Nationals (Single-A, Carolina League)?  Supervisor Pete Candland says yes and has called for the full board of supervisors to vote June 20 on whether to put the new stadium on a ballot in November.  Read more here.

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Foodservice Provider Hired for Rosemont’s New Ballpark

The planned Rosemont (IL) minor league baseball franchise expected to play ball next year has hired Professional Sports Catering LLC as its as its food and beverage vendor.  Read more here.

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GreenJackats Highlight Features of Coming New Ballpark

A long and grueling process for Augusta GreenJackets (Single-A, South Atlantic League) leadership is starting to bear fruit.  The latest example came Friday when GreenJackets president Jeff Eiseman made a presentation highlighting their future ballpark’s features.  Read more here.  Watch news report here.

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