Philanthropist Donates $40M To Assembly Hall Study: Sacramento Arena Brings $11.5B Impact Atlanta Leaders Went Into "Tailspin" Over Braves Move Astros' Targeted Spring Training Site Under Review Facility Notes Dodgers' Peter Guber Denies A's Interest Sacramento Transit Requests Kings Surcharge Detroit, Ilitch Family Near Debt Settlement Los Alamitos To Undergo $3M Upgrade MLB "At Bat" Highest-Grossing Sports App Of '13
FACILITY & VENUE NOTES
Published September 15, 1997
MLB: The Reds said they would consider renovating Cinergy Field "in the unlikely event they can't strike a deal with Hamilton County for a new ballpark." Reds Managing Exec John Allen said "he fully expects to agree on a deal for a new ballpark," but added "if, for whatever reason, the deal couldn't work...yes, we would consider a renovation" (Geoff Hobson, CINCINNATI ENQUIRER, 9/13). NAMING RIGHTS: AT&T is among the companies "that expressed interest" in acquiring naming rights to the Panthers' Sunrise arena (Barry Jackson, MIAMI HERALD, 9/14).