Georgia State University will spend $52.8 million to buy and redevelop Turner Field and nearby properties. It’s a major step forward in the school’s plan to convert the baseball stadium into a football stadium as part of a mixed-use development and campus expansion. Read more and view photo here. View stadium site here.
The Terrapin Beer Company and the Atlanta Braves are teaming up at the Braves’ new home, the team announced on Tuesday. Plans are in the works for Terrapin to have a new taproom and microbrewery at The Battery Atlanta, which will be adjacent to SunTrust Park, the soon-to-be new home of the Braves. Read more and view rendering here
Joe Mock from BaseballParks.com was recently given an exclusive ballpark tour of the new SunTrust Park currently under construction in Cobb County, about ten miles north of downtown Atlanta. Read more and view photos here.
In the third of a series of articles about Turner Field, Joe Mock from BaseballParks.com has released his interview with former Atlanta Braves star Chipper Jones about his 16 memorable years at the ballpark. Read more here.
In the second of a series of articles about Turner Field, Joe Mock from BaseballParks.com has released his interview with 89-year-old T.W. Lord, an Atlanta Braves season-ticket-holder for over four-and-a-half decades. Read more here.
In the first of a series of articles about Turner Field, Joe Mock from BaseballParks.com has released an exclusive interview with Atlanta Braves Vice Chairman John Schuerholz on his thoughts about the Atlanta Braves’ home for 20 seasons. Read more here.
Headed to the ball park but forgot your glove? Don’t worry, the Atlanta Braves will have you covered in their new ballpark opening in 2017. Read more here.