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Globe Life Park Finds New Life

WWE mogul Vince McMahon’s spinoff group Alpha Entertainment has announced the eight franchises for the second incarnation of the XFL, which is scheduled to begin play in 2020.  Among the eight inaugural franchises: one that will call Globe Life Park in Arlington (TX) it’s home.  Read more here.

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Rangers Unveil Model of New Stadium

The Texas Rangers unveiled this week a new three-dimensional model of their new stadium, Globe Life Field.  The $1.2 billion retractable-roof stadium will open for the 2020 season.  Read more and view photos here.

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Globe Life Field: An Intimate Construction Update


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Texas Live! Opens Thursday Night, ‘Going to the Show’ Statue Unveiled

A major development between the Texas Rangers’ ballpark and Cowboys Stadium in Arlington opens Thursday night.  It’s called Texas Live!, a new 200,000-square-foot sports-themed restaurant and entertainment complex.  It’s adjacent to developing Globe Life Field, the new home for the Rangers set to open in 2020.  Read more and watch news report here.  Joining Texas Live! and Globe Life Field is the new “Going to the Show” statue.  Read more and view photos here.

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Rangers Unveil New Food Items for 2018

The Rangers and Sportservice, the Globe Life Park concessionaire, have introduced the new food items that will be showing up at the concession stands this season.  Read more and watch video here.  View photos here.

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Excavation Work Nearly Complete for Globe Life Field

The digging and excavation work is nearly done for the Texas Rangers’ new billion-dollar ballpark. Nearly a million and a half cubic yards of dirt have been excavated, with 75 miles of steel rods holding up the retaining walls. The excavation will be complete in two weeks and then the project will enter a new phase.  Read more, watch video, and see photos here.

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Rangers Take Cue from Sir Mix A Lot

The Texas Rangers aren’t ready to say whether the new $1.2 billion, retractable-roof Globe Life Field will have natural grass or artificial turf, but they have made one decision that should make fans happy — wider seats.  Read more here.

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