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Howard Hughes Corp. to Build New Summerlin Ballpark for 51s

Howard Hughes Corp., which acquired a controlling ownership interest in the Las Vegas 51s (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) earlier this year, announced plans to build a 10,000-seat ballpark in downtown Summerlin (NV) that will break ground by early 2018 and be ready for the 2019 season.  Read more here.  As previously announced, the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority acquired naming rights for the stadium in a 20-year, $80 million deal.

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Unique $80 Million Naming Rights Deal On Deck for Proposed ‘Las Vegas Ballpark’

The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority will consider spending $80 million over 20 years on the naming rights for the “Las Vegas Ballpark,” a Triple A baseball stadium in Summerlin where the Las Vegas 51s would play beginning in 2019.  Read more here.

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Oreo Taco Night Tonight in Fresno

The Fresno Grizzlies (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) have never looked so sweet — in Oreo Taco uniforms that will be worn on the field Thursday, August 24, for Oreo Taco Night.  Ice cream Oreo tacos will be available for fans, made by Cream Fresno.  Hats an jerseys will be available in the Team Store when gates open at 6:05 pm.  Read more here.

 

 

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Nashville’s Pro Soccer Club to Play Inaugural Season at Sounds’ Home

Nashville Soccer Club, the city’s United Soccer League expansion club set to begin competition next year, will play its 2018 inaugural season at First Tennessee Park, home of the Nashville Sounds (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League).  Read more here.

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51s Hope to Move Into New Ballpark by 2019

The process to procure a new stadium for the Las Vegas 51s (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) has been long and complicated with a timetable that continually has been pushed back.  But for now, team leaders seem optimistic that the team could move into a new stadium next to the Vega Golden Knights’ (NHL) practice facility by the 2019 season.  Read more here.

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Bricktown Ballpark’s Commemorative Weekend

Chickasaw Bricktown Ballpark’s 20th season is nearly complete, but not before the Oklahoma City Dodgers (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) celebrate.  Read more here.

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San Antonio Mayor Not Interested in Investing in Minor League Sports for Major League City

San Antonio (TX) Mayor Ron Nirenberg said using Public financing for a downtown minor league baseball stadium is not in the interest of San Antonio.  He doesn’t think the public needs to be investing in minor league sports, because San Antonio a big league city.  Read more here.

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