Category Archives: Amenities & Features

Improvements Coming to Scottsdale Stadium

Looking to expand its offerings to residents and visitors alike, Scottsdale Stadium, the spring-training home of the San Francisco Giants, is embarking upon improvements to its iconic landmark facility in Old Town.  Read more and view project renderings here.

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Dutchess County Approves Bonding for Upgrades to Renegades’ Home

The Dutchess County Legislature has approved the bonding needed for a $3 million upgrade of Dutchess Stadium in Fishkill (NY), home of the Hudson Valley Renegades (Single-A, New York-Penn League).  Read more here.

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267-Room Hotel Coming to New Summerlin Ballpark Complex, New Team Branding Coming Saturday

Summerlin (NV) developer Howard Hughes Corp. has laid out plans for a 14-story, 267-room hotel just south of the new ballpark currently under construction for the soon-to-be-renamed Las Vegas 51s (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League).  The 4.3-acre project, on Pavilion Center Drive across from the company’s open-air Downtown Summerlin mall, would include a restaurant, rooftop bar and spa.  Read more and see photo here.  Meanwhile, the team will unveil its new name and logos this coming Saturday.  Read more here.

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Best MiLB Ballpark Features

MiLB.com reporter Benjamin Hill takes a look at the best unique ballpark features at each level of Minor League Baseball.  Read more and view photos here.

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Upgrades Underway at Laredo’s Uni-Trade Stadium

Construction crews started work on a project to remove the turf at Uni-Trade Stadiums and replace it with artificial grass.  In addition to the turf, the stadium is adding new LED lighting, a new scoreboard, a pool, and batting cages for the fans.  Read more and watch news report here.

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New Ballpark in Japan Will Bring Viewing from Natural Hot Spring

Fans will be able to root for the Nippon-Ham Fighters (Nippon Professional Baseball) from the comfort of soaking in a natural hot spring up to their necks when its new stadium opens in March 2023.  Read more here.

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Red Wings Unveil Brand New Seating Venue for 2019

PRESS RELEASE – Red Wings fans will be able to experience a game from a brand new vantage point in 2019. The new area – located just over the left field fence between the foul pole and visitor’s bullpen – will include five half-moon tables with four swivel seats at each table. Behind the tables, a drink rail with 20 barstool-style chairs will span the entire area. Both the tables and drink rail will be equipped with phone charging outlets.

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