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Credit Card Processor First Data Lands Naming Rights To Mets' Spring Training ComplexPublished in SportsBusiness Daily on 02 / 23 / 17
The Mets have signed a 10-year naming-rights agreement with credit card processor First Data for the club’s Spring Training facility in Port St. Lucie, Fla. What was Tradition Field will now be known as First Data Field. Financial terms were not disclosed, but such recent deals have often reac...
In Chicago, Becky Beaupre writes that Bears President Michael McCaskey "didn''t succeed" in changing any minds of those opposed to a new stadium in Elk Grove Village, IL. The "handful of residents" wh
Bears President Michael McCaskey "began a quiet lobbying campaign" for a new stadium in Elk Grove Village, IL, on Monday with an "invitation-only" meeting for two anti-stadium groups, according to Bec
Sportsco''s C$100M bid for SkyDome "blindsided" Interbrew, which owns 48% of the facility through subsidiary Labatt Brewing, thus "throwing off its plans to buy the near-bankrupt building for a much c
Sportsco Corp., a "high-powered" consortium, which includes Pat Gillick "has dropped a [C]$100-million bombshell on Labatt Brewing''s plans to win control of the SkyDome" by "launching a rival, all-ca
Philadelphia Mayor Ed Rendell said Friday the source of the Veterans Stadium play clock malfunction during Thursday''s Eagles-Rams game was an electrical short, according to Peter Nicholas of the PHIL
PA Gov. Tom Ridge said Friday that although "he has no guarantees that he can find state money to keep construction of the proposed local sports stadiums on schedule or that Legislature will vote on s
The Spurs will get a chance to "detail their arena incentive proposal for the North East School District" on December 14, according to Gold & Nowlin of the SAN ANTONIO EXPRESS-NEWS. The team and schoo
Spurs Chair Peter Holt, "hours away from abandoning the controversial Longhorn Quarry arena plan," offered a package of incentives to the North East School District Wednesday that he "valued" at $43M,
The San Diego City Council agreed Wednesday to sign a memorandum of understanding with the Padres to implement the $411M ballpark and redevelopment project approved by voters last month (SAN DIEGO UNI
Officials for the NFL Giants, the Jets, the MetroStars and the NJ Sports & Exposition Authority decided Wednesday "to postpone the installation of a permanent grass field at Giants Stadium until 2000,