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Ballpark Design Changes Brings Fayetteville’s Project Back on Budget

A set of proposed design changes to Fayetteville’s baseball stadium has brought the $33 million project back on budget, officials said Thursday.  The city’s Baseball Committee reviewed the changes with members of the architect, Populous, and the construction manager, Barton Malow Co. of Charlotte.  Read more here.

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Supervisor Wants P-Nats Ballpark Plan on November Ballot

Should Prince William County (VA) voters decide whether to build a new, $35 million county-backed stadium for the Potomac Nationals (Single-A, Carolina League)?  Supervisor Pete Candland says yes and has called for the full board of supervisors to vote June 20 on whether to put the new stadium on a ballot in November.  Read more here.

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Supervisors at Odds Over Putting Ballpark Financing Plan on Ballot

Before Prince William County (VA) reaches any sort of agreement to build a new minor league baseball stadium for the Potomac Nationals (Single-A, Carolina League), county officials are adamant that they want to hear advice from the public — but they’re sharply divided on just how they want to solicit that feedback.  Read more here.

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Fayetteville Continues to Whittle Down New Ballpark Costs to Meet Budget Target

The preliminary cost of Fayetteville’s (NC) baseball stadium has been reduced to $34.7 million from an initial estimate of $39 million. But the target is $33 million, based on the City Council’s budget for the minor league ballpark downtown.  Read more here.

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Bryce Harper Gobblehead Highlights P-Nats ‘Pfitzgiving’ Celebration

PRESS RELEASE – The Potomac Nationals are excited to announce a one-of-a-kind Super Saturday Pfitzgiving celebration on Saturday, May 13th to spotlight the halfway mark to Thanksgiving at Pfitzner Stadium as the P-Nats take on the Salem Red Sox (Boston) at 6:35pm. Continue reading

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County Bolsters Proposal for New P-Nats Ballpark

Prince William County (VA) is taking more steps toward a new stadium for its minor league baseball team.  The Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to spend $200,000 for a financial impact study on a new ballpark and parking garage for the Potomac Nationals (Single-A, Carolina League) at The JBG Cos.’ Stonebridge at Potomac Town Center in Woodbridge (VA).  Read more here.

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Buis Creek Astros Open Season at Jim Perry Stadium, Not Your Typical MiLB Experience

The first thing you notice at a Buies Creek Astros (Single-A, Carolina League) game at Jim Perry Stadium — the team’s temporary home for the 2017 and 2018 seasons and permanent home of the Campbell University Fighting Camels — is the lack of things to notice.  Read more here.

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