Looking to expand its offerings to residents and visitors alike, Scottsdale Stadium, the spring-training home of the San Francisco Giants, is embarking upon improvements to its iconic landmark facility in Old Town. Read more and view project renderings here.
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Improvements Coming to Scottsdale Stadium
Giants to Move Year-Round Training to Papago Park
In an effort to keep the San Francisco Giants training in the Valley, Scottsdale and Phoenix have hatched a plan to move the baseball team’s year-round training program to Papago Park. The Giants will continue hosting home Spring Training games at Scottsdale Stadium, which is expected to undergo a $60-million makeover in the coming years. Read more here.
Filed under Lease & Contracts, Stadium Issues
Updating Scottsdale Stadium
The Scottsdale (AZ City Council this week voted to allow up to $900,000 from the stadium facilities capital improvement fund to reconstruct portions of Scottsdale Stadium, including Reconstruction of the stadium’s outfield parking lot, expansion of the east practice fields, modifications to the existing half-diamond and bullpen, and the addition of an agility field with a half-diamond. City officials say the Sept. 12 changes approved is the first step in the ongoing master plan process under way at City Hall. Read more here.
Salt River Fields Sets Spring Training Attendance Records
Salt River Fields at Talking Stick — the spring-training home of the Colorado Rockies and Arizona Diamondbacks — has set attendance records for this year’s Cactus League games. Read more here.
Filed under Rankings & Attendance