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Wednesday, November 01, 2017

Dodger Stadium will host a World Series Game 7 for the first time | LAT

Dodger Stadium has staged concerts, soccer games, a Papal mass, even a bullfight.

But Wednesday will mark the first time baseball’s third-oldest ballpark will play host to Game 7 of a World Series.

Game 7!

LA Podcasting Hombre of Anaheim Posted: November 01, 2017 at 11:36 AM | 48 comment(s)
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Monday, October 30, 2017

Giants’ Hunter Pence wore ashes of Dodgers fan in necklace

In a game at Dodger Stadium last month, San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence carried some ashes of a deceased Dodgers fan with him in a necklace on the field.

According to a documentary commissioned by UNINTERRUPTED, the Dodgers turned down a request to spread some of the ashes of Henry Janiszewski, who died in 2010, at the ballpark. Filmmaker Matt Liston of the digital series “Mr. Impossible” said he contacted Pence, who agreed to help Janiszewski’s daughter.

Moses Taylor, aka Hambone Fakenameington Posted: October 30, 2017 at 04:43 PM | 26 comment(s)
  Beats: ashes, dodger stadium, hunter pence

Monday, July 17, 2017

Dodgers asking $12 million a year for naming rights to field

Now, America’s third-oldest MLB venue is looking to defy MLB’s legacy as the most traditional sport even more aggressively by selling naming rights to the field in Chavez Ravine, home to the Los Angeles Dodgers since 1962. Numerous industry sources tell us that Dodger Stadium’s field — thus, it would be X Corp. Field at Dodger Stadium — has been on the market since early spring with an asking price of $12 million per season.

Sources tell us Entitle, the joint-venture naming-rights firm formed this year by Cooper Holdings (the former CSE) and Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment, is quietly selling the package for the Dodgers, with BS&E Executive Vice President Mike Zavodsky taking the lead. BS&E CEO Brett Yormark would not comment on the matter.

RoyalsRetro (AG#1F) Posted: July 17, 2017 at 11:33 PM | 37 comment(s)
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