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Braves Lure Comcast HQ to Mixed-Use Community, Media/Cable Giant Will Power Ballpark

Atlanta Braves LogoThe 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.

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Braves Release Renderings of Planned Development Around New Ballpark

Atlanta Braves LogoThe Atlanta Braves released new renderings of the multi-use development around SunTrust Park — the team’s planned new ballpark in Cobb County (GA) set to open in 2017.  Read more here.  View renderings here.

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New Braves Ballpark Right On Schedule

Atlanta Braves LogoConstruction of $672 million SunTrust Park, the new home for the Atlanta Braves, is right on schedule, according to officials from Cobb County (GA) and the Braves.  Read more here.

Atlanta Braves SunTrust Park Rendering

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Braves Hire Hart as President of Baseball Operations

Atlanta Braves LogoThe Atlanta Braves have hired John Hart to serve as the team’s president of baseball operations — a newly created title.  The 66-year-old Hart agreed to a three-year deal that will continue through the team’s first season at its new stadium in Cobb County.  Hart, the former GM for the Texas Rangers and Cleveland Indians, joined the Braves last year as a senior adviser.  Read more here.

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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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