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English Field at Union Park, home of the Virginia Tech Hokies baseball team, has been given a facelift this season, thanks to an $18 million renovation. The entrance, grandstand and press box tower are all new, and premium seats have been added. Read more and view photos gallery here.
Virginia Tech athletic director Whit Babcock said Monday that the university plans to spend $10 to 18 million to upgrade English Field, the 27-year-old home of the Hokies baseball team. To help fund the expansion, Richmond-based Union Bank & Trust will pay Tech $3.5 million over the next 10 years for the naming rights to the ballpark. The facility will now be known as English Field at Union Park. Read more here