A longtime Atlanta Braves season ticket-holder was seen passionately rooting against a Yankees slugger when he toppled over the upper-level railing at Turner Field on Saturday night, falling to his death on concrete steps at least 40 feet below. Read more and watch news report here.
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The Atlanta Braves have tapped MillerCoors as its official beer partner starting in 2017, when SunTrust Park debuts. The sponsorship includes a reinvented Chop House featuring Coors Light branding. Read more and view renderings here.
Buffalo (NY)-based Delaware North Sportservice has been chosen as the foodservice operator at SunTrust Park — the new $672 million home of the Atlanta Braves currently under construction. The park is scheduled to open in 2017. Read more here.
The Atlanta Braves got into the hotel business this week, announcing a 50-50 partnership with Omni Hotels & Resorts on a luxury hotel to be built overlooking the team’s new stadium in Cobb County. Read more here.
The Atlanta Braves want their new stadium in Cobb County (GA) to be a Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certified building. One environmentally friendly feature planned is a filtration system and 30,000 gallon irrigation tank under the field to capture and reuse rain water. Read more here.
The Atlanta Braves and Comcast announced Tuesday the media and cable company will be the sole occupant of a proposed nine-story office building adjacent to the ballclub’s new stadium in Cumberland (GA). Comcast will also lay high-speed fiber optic cable for the stadium and mixed-use development and be one of the largest sponsors of SunTrust Park. Read more here.