Baseball for the Thinking Fan

Login | Register | Feedback

btf_logo
You are here > Home > Baseball Newsstand > Baseball Primer Newsblog > Discussion
Baseball Primer Newsblog
— The Best News Links from the Baseball Newsstand

Tuesday, January 08, 2013

ESPNLA: Dodger Stadium getting a new look

High-definition video boards in left and right field that will return to the original hexagon shape. The first 10-millimeter, 1080p LED scoreboards in baseball will be 22 percent larger than the current screens.

A new sound system aimed at cutting down on echoes and controlling the sound that leaves the stadium.

Wider concourses and additional accommodations for fans in wheelchairs.

New restrooms, some with baby-changing tables. Women’s fixtures will increase 62 percent and men’s fixtures by 32 percent, with the aim to cut down on long lines.

A new home clubhouse, the first major changes to where Dodgers players dress since 1962, along with bigger weight rooms and trainers rooms.

Separate batting cages and weight rooms for visiting teams, aimed at eliminating the awkward sharing of such facilities that sometimes led to tension before or after games.

Bullpen overlooks, allowing fans to watch pitchers warm up (and heckle opposing relievers).

Better cell-phone and wireless Internet access.

Playground areas.

” cols=“100” rows=“20”>

High-definition video boards in left and right field that will return to the original hexagon shape. The first 10-millimeter, 1080p LED scoreboards in baseball will be 22 percent larger than the current screens.

A new sound system aimed at cutting down on echoes and controlling the sound that leaves the stadium.

Wider concourses and additional accommodations for fans in wheelchairs.

New restrooms, some with baby-changing tables. Women’s fixtures will increase 62 percent and men’s fixtures by 32 percent, with the aim to cut down on long lines.

A new home clubhouse, the first major changes to where Dodgers players dress since 1962, along with bigger weight rooms and trainers rooms.

Separate batting cages and weight rooms for visiting teams, aimed at eliminating the awkward sharing of such facilities that sometimes led to tension before or after games.

Bullpen overlooks, allowing fans to watch pitchers warm up (and heckle opposing relievers).

Better cell-phone and wireless Internet access.

Playground areas.

Tripon Posted: January 08, 2013 at 06:21 PM | 0 comment(s) Login to Bookmark
  Tags: dodger stadium, dodgers

Reader Comments and Retorts

Go to end of page

Statements posted here are those of our readers and do not represent the BaseballThinkFactory. Names are provided by the poster and are not verified. We ask that posters follow our submission policy. Please report any inappropriate comments.

You must be Registered and Logged In to post comments.

 

 

<< Back to main

News

All News | Prime News

Old-School Newsstand


BBTF Partner

Support BBTF

donate

Thanks to
Francis
for his generous support.

Bookmarks

You must be logged in to view your Bookmarks.

Hot Topics

NewsblogTrying times for John Farrell as Boston Red Sox manager | FOX Sports
(22 - 3:32am, May 24)
Last: Hysterical & Useless

NewsblogThe name's Chatter... OMNICHATTER, for May 23, 2017
(63 - 2:44am, May 24)
Last: Joyful Calculus Instructor

NewsblogOT - March 2017 NBA thread
(4086 - 1:01am, May 24)
Last: RollingWave

NewsblogWhere Did the Great Hollywood Baseball Movie Go?
(27 - 12:56am, May 24)
Last: zachtoma

NewsblogOTP 22 May 2017: George W. Bush photobombs a sports reporter
(609 - 12:26am, May 24)
Last: Ray (RDP)

NewsblogJered Weaver’s hometown discount was a cautionary tale
(15 - 12:16am, May 24)
Last: JAHV

NewsblogThe curveball's resurgence is changing starting pitching | SI.com
(3 - 12:04am, May 24)
Last: JimMusComp likes Billy Eppler....

NewsblogBobby Grich, Rick Burleson, and Their One Full (Strike-Shortened) Season as a Dominant Double Play Combination
(34 - 10:54pm, May 23)
Last: Dennis Eclairskey, closer

NewsblogAaron Judge Gets His Own Rooting Section
(15 - 10:43pm, May 23)
Last: What did Billy Ripken have against ElRoy Face?

Sox TherapyWitty Minor League Thread Title Here
(20 - 10:15pm, May 23)
Last: Jose is El Absurd Pollo

NewsblogOT: March-April 2017 Soccer Thread
(519 - 9:04pm, May 23)
Last: He who brought the butter dish to Balshazar (CoB)

Newsblog'Loud, Electric, Fun': Carlos Martinez Dominates with 100 MPH Heat, Raw Emotion | Bleacher Report
(2 - 8:25pm, May 23)
Last: cardsfanboy

NewsblogHow Many More Years? – Joe Blogs – Medium
(23 - 7:51pm, May 23)
Last: SoSHially Unacceptable

NewsblogGwinnett Braves plan to change team name for 2018 season, ask for fans help in naming contest
(41 - 7:37pm, May 23)
Last: ReggieThomasLives

NewsblogPrimer Dugout (and link of the day) 5-23-2017
(37 - 7:28pm, May 23)
Last: SoSHially Unacceptable

Page rendered in 0.2483 seconds
47 querie(s) executed