Construction continues on a new 12,500-capacity ballpark at Fort Bragg (NC) in preparation for a July 3 game between the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins in celebration of the nation’s Service members. As we shared previously, the game will be broadcast live on ESPN’s Sunday Night Baseball. Read more and view photos here. View official announcement here. See before/after photos here.
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The seats in the new Atlanta Braves ballpark will be bigger than the ones at Turner Field. It’s one of the details that emerged during a tour of the construction site in Cobb County Thursday. Read more and watch news report here.
The Atlanta Braves have announced that they will have a “Zip Line” in SunTrust Park, when it opens for the 2017 season. Read more here.
This season will be the Atlanta Braves’ last at Turner Field before they leave Downtown for SunTrust Park in Cobb County. And if new concessions at the ballpark are any indication, the team is going out with a bang. Read more here. View photo gallery of the “Burgerizza” (a mega bacon cheeseburger served between two 8-inch Freschetta pepperoni pizzas) and more food items here.
Major League Baseball will reportedly build a new ballpark at Fort Bragg where a game between the Atlanta Braves and Miami Marlins will take place on Sunday, July 3. The event will air nationally on ESPN’s “Sunday Night Baseball” and ESPN Radio at 8 p.m. (EST). Read more and watch news report here.
The Atlanta Braves have taken another step toward providing a glimpse of what will be available within The Battery Atlanta, the mixed-use development that will provide year-round dining and entertainment options at SunTrust Park, which is set to open at the start of the 2017 season. Read more and watch video here.
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.