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Development Coming to Area Around New Sulphur Dell Ballpark

Nashville Sounds New Color Pick LogoThe sons of Nashville Sounds (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) Managing Partner Frank Ward have paid $6 million to buy and develop two tracts of land in the area near the team’s new ballpark at Sulphur Dell.  Read more here.

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Sounds Attendance Jumps 43.3% in New Ballpark

Nashville Sounds New Color Pick LogoThere is a long season ahead before we can truly determine the success of the new Sulphur Dell ballpark built for the Nashville Sounds (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League), but 16 home games in, the team has had three sellouts, and attendance has increased by 43.3% over last year from an average of 4,909 to 7,034.  Read more here.

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Sounds Open New Ballpark

Nashville Sounds New Color Pick LogoThe Nashville Sounds (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) opened their new Sulphur Dell ballpark in front of a capacity crowd of 10,459. Read more and view news report here.  View photo gallery of First Tennessee Park’s inaugural home opener here.

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Sounds New Ballpark to Open on Time

Nashville Sounds New Color Pick LogoThe recent snow and ice may have slowed down construction on the Nashville Sounds’ (Triple-A, Pacific Coast League) new Sulphur Dell stadium, but it’s still on track to be open for business by opening day on April 17.  Watch new report and ballpark tour here.

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Mayor, Sounds Announce Parking Plan for First Season at First Tennessee Park

MaNashville Sounds New Color Pick Logoyor Karl Dean and the Triple-A Nashville Sounds (Pacific Coast League) announced Friday a parking plan for fans attending games during the 2015 season at First Tennessee Park.  According to the press release, fans are “strongly encouraged” to park at the Metro Courthouse Garage and then take a free shuttle to the ballpark.  Read more and watch news report here.

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A Tour of the New Sulphur Dell Ballpark

Nashville Sounds New Color Pick LogoOn Wednesday afternoon, Nashville (TN) Mayor Karl Dean and the Triple-A Nashville Sounds (Pacific Coast League) gave the media a tour of all three levels of the new $65-million, 10,000-seat ballpark under construction at Sulphur Dell. Unfortunately, the $18 million parking garage won’t be ready in time.  Read more and watch news report here.

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124 Acres for Natural Gas Pipeline Removal

Nashville Sounds New LogoMayor Karl Dean‘s administration is in negotiations to give Piedmont Natural Gas 124 acres of city-owned property in order to cover the relocation of a natural gas pipeline discovered during construction of the new ballpark for the Triple-A Nashville Sounds (Pacific Coast League).  Read more here.  View stadium construction photos here.

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