Tag Archives: Dodger Stadium

Dodgers Dedicate Vin Scully Avenue

LA_Dodgers_LogoAbout 200 Los Angeles Dodgers fans clad in the team’s signature blue descended on Chavez Ravine this week to commemorate the newly named Vin Scully Avenue.  Read more and view photos here.

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Concerts Coming to Dodger Stadium

Dodgers LogoThe Los Angeles Dodgers have formed a partnership with entertainment executive Tim Leiweke and music industry veteran Irving Azoff to attract major bands to Dodger Stadium.  Read more here.

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Dodgers to Honor Jackie Robinson with Statue

Dodgers LogoThe Los Angeles Dodgers announced Tuesday that, sometime in 2016, a likeness of Jackie Robinson would be the first statue ever to appear at Dodger Stadium. The artist Branly Cadet, a former Brooklyn resident, will sculpt a statue between 9 and 10 feet tall of Robinson, who broke Major League Baseball’s modern color barrier with the Brooklyn Dodgers in 1947.  Read more here.  More from the Dodgers here.

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Dodgers Raise Parking Prices (Again)

Dodgers LogoIn a news release announcing the start of single-game ticket sales, the Los Angeles Dodgers tucked this sentence into the last paragraph: “Parking at the gate day of game is $20.”  The price for the same parking was $15 last year and $10 in 2013.  Read more here.  Thanks to Joe Mock for the link.

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Tradition of Live Organ Music Carries On at Dodger Stadium

LA_Dodgers_LogoAs fans filtered into Dodger Stadium Saturday night for Game 2 of the NLDS between the St. Louis Cardinals and Los Angeles Dodgers, they were treated to an assortment of music over the speakers, including traditional live organ music played by “Nancy Bea.”  Read more here.

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Ballpark Quirks: Dodger Stadium’s Chavez Ravine Location

Sports IllustratedDodgers LogoIn a series called “Ballpark Quirks,” Sports Illustrated takes a look at the distinctive features and oddities that make up each of MLB’s 30 parks. Up now: Dodger Stadium’s Chavez Ravine location.  Read more and view photos here.

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Despite High Temps, Ready for NHL Hockey (and KISS) at Dodger Stadium

Los Angeles Dodgers NHL Stadium Series LogoThe temps in Los Angeles have been about 20 degrees above normal for this time of year, but the NHL rink at Dodger Stadium is ready for Saturday night’s game between the L.A. Kings and Anaheim Ducks.  Read more and view photos here.  Raising the fun bar, there will be beach volleyball in left field, a small pond in right field, and a street hockey area.  The rock band KISS will also be performing.  Read more here.

Dodger Stadium with Hockey Rink taken by friend Kurt Stelling during helicopter flyby last week

Dodger Stadium with NHL hockey rink, photo by friend Kurt Stelling taken during helicopter flyby

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