As the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians prepare to meet in Game 1 of the 2016 MLB World Series on Tuesday, Joe Mock from BaseballParks.com has posted his annual comparison of the two ballparks we’ll see in this year’s Fall Classic. Read more here. View World Series game schedule here.
New enhancements will be developed this offseason at Yankee Stadium, including the Sunrun Kids Clubhouse, MasterCard Batter’s Eye Decks, Bullpen Landings, AT&T Sports Lounge and Budweiser Party Decks. Read more and view renderings here.
The St. Louis Cardinals have unveiled a $220-million project that will significantly expand the existing Ballpark Village and move the club closer to the imagined downtown micro-city based around Busch Stadium. Read more here. View renderings and videos here.
The city of Arcata (CA) has hired MIG planning consultants to scope out possible improvements to Arcata Ball Park, home of the Humboldt Crabs (Summer Collegiate, Independent), and create initial plans. Read more here.
The University of Kentucky Board of Trustees gave the athletics department the green light Friday morning to begin construction on a new $49 million baseball stadium in February. Read more here. View Renderings here.
Athletics Director Greg Seitz and head baseball coach Jim Case have revealed the artist renderings for the new Jacksonville State University Baseball Stadium to be completed before the 2018 season. Read more here. Watch video and view renderings here.
The owners of Ballparks of the Ozarks, LLC have filed a Community Improvement District (CID) petition and intend to explore options related to a Transportation Development District (TDD) to help with the cost of financing the large sports complex. Read more here.