Diamondbacks choose architecture firm to design possible new stadium

The Arizona Diamondbacks have chosen an international architecture firm to design a possible replacement for Chase Field as the team decides whether to leave the 21-year-old downtown Phoenix stadium or renovate it, unnamed sources told industry magazine VenuesNow.

SunTrust Park, home of the Atlanta Braves

Announcement expected that SunTrust Park will host 2021 All-Star game

An announcement is expected next week that SunTrust Park will host the MLB All-Star game in 2021. “We continue to feel really good about it, and we expect there will be an announcement at some point in time soon,” Braves president and CEO Derek Schiller said in an interview with The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Thursday.

Red Sox, Yankees to face off on turf for 1st time

The traditional rivalry between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will take a radical twist when they meet in London next month: They will play on artificial turf for the first time in their rivalry, covering more than 2,200 games.

Potential new Diamondbacks ballpark design leaked

It’s interesting what you stumble across on the Internet. A few days ago, Turambar pointed me in the direction of the website belonging to MEIS Architects, including what appeared to be a prototype for a Chase Field replacement.

Globe Life Field, future home of the Texas Rangers

Rangers Reveal New Globe Life Field Renderings, Video Screen Info

The Texas Rangers unveiled new renderings of Globe Life Field, the new ballpark currently under construction and expected to open in March 2020, along with details about the park’s video board system and Chuck Morgan’s new public address booth.

2026 MLB All-Star Game will be in Philadelphia

Baseball’s 2026 All-Star Game will be played in Philadelphia to mark the 250th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence. Commissioner Rob Manfred made the announcement at Independence Hall with a cast of All-Stars past and present on stage behind him.