Nashville (TN) Mayor David Briley is planning to seek $1 million in funding from the Metro Council to demolish Greer Stadium, former home of the Nashville Sounds (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) and convert the land into a park. The mayor plans to put the plan before the council in April. Read more here. Thanks to John Cerone for the link.
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The future of Nashville’s old minor league baseball stadium will soon be determined. Officials have seven redevelopment pitches in hand, and have asked some of the development teams to answer follow-up questions on Monday. Read more here
Metro Parks & Recreation Director Tommy Lynch said this week that his department is recommending the demolition of the 1978-era, city-owned Greer Stadium, the former home of the Nashville Sounds (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) — a first step toward a range of possible future uses for the property on Chestnut Street near Eighth Avenue South. Read more here.
Nashville Scene writer Kay West shares her very personal goodbye to Greer Stadium, as the Triple-A Nashville Sounds (Pacific Coast League) prepare to turn out the lights at the old stadium before moving to their new Sulphur Dell digs next spring. Read more here.
PRESS RELEASE – The Nashville Sounds are excited to announce the 2014 promotional calendar, which includes 22 fireworks extravaganzas and several giveaways commemorating the team’s final year at Greer Stadium. The calendar also includes 11 Throwback Thursdays presented by The Tennessean, six Trevecca Nazarene University FAITH NIGHTS® concerts, the return of the Famous Continue reading
After decades of playing at Greer Stadium, named for businessman Herschel Greer, the Triple-A Nashville Sounds (Pacific Coast League) will sell the naming rights for its new ballpark in Sulphur Dell. Read more here.