Tag Archives: Texas Rangers

97,000 Truck Loads of Dirt: Crews Begin Excavating Globe Life Field Site in Arlington

The excavation for the future Globe Life Field began on Monday on the eastern part of the project site, which is located in what was formerly the Lot B parking lot. The excavation is being overseen by Manhattan Construction Company, the general contractor of the project. Crews will work 24 hours…

Arlington, Texas Rangers Celebrate Groundbreaking of Future Globe Life Field

The City of Arlington and Texas Rangers on Thursday celebrated the groundbreaking of a $1.1 billion retractable-roof ballpark that will draw tens thousands of fans to the Entertainment District year-round and keep the Texas Rangers playing here for decades to come. Mayor Jeff Williams and Arlington City Council members, Texas Rangers…

Latest ‘Home Plate Update’ Features New Texas Rangers Ballpark Renderings

A week before officially breaking ground on Globe Life Field, the Texas Rangers and HKS released revised renderings of the $1.1 billion ballpark planned for Arlington’s Entertainment District. Featured in the latest edition of Home Plate Update, these renderings offer glimpses of architectural design elements such as the retractable roof, soaring…

Texas Rangers, HKS Release Revised Renderings of Globe Life Field

The Texas Rangers and HKS released revised renderings of the new $1.1 billion Globe Life Field, providing glimpses of design elements such as the retractable roof, soaring brick arches that line the concourse and seating configurations that place fans even on the upper decks closer to the field. The renderings, which…

Matthew McConaughey’s Foundation, Rangers Celebrate 6th Year of Fitness Partnership

The Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation and Matthew McConaughey’s just keep livin foundation celebrated the sixth year of their partnership with a special event featuring just keep livin participants on September 13, 2017.60 students from three program high schools, Sam Houston High School (Arlington), Pinkston High School (Dallas), and Eastern Hills…

Rangers Announce Street, Parking Closures Due to Globe Life Field Construction

With the excavation on the new Globe Life Field expected to begin in early October, the Texas Rangers announced the following closures effective Friday, September 15. Nolan Ryan Expressway is now closed from south of Randol Mill Road to Cowboys Way. In addition, the majority of Tundra Parking Lot B…

Ask the Experts: Cordish Companies Chairman David Cordish Talks Texas Live!

The City of Arlington’s Office of Communication recently talked to The Cordish Companies Chairman David Cordish about the $250 million Texas Live! entertainment complex under construction in The American Dream City. Texas Live!, anchored by the Live! by Loews hotel, is part of a $4 billion vision for the Arlington Entertainment…

Arlington Nonprofits Among Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation Grant Recipients

Globe Life And Accident Insurance Company and the Texas Rangers Baseball Foundation announced this week it has awarded grants to eight non-profit organizations in Texas, New Mexico, and Oklahoma to support youth baseball and softball programs. The Globe Life Texas Rangers Baseball and Softball grants were presented Tuesday at Globe Life…

Rangers to Open 2018 Season with Houston on March 29 at Globe Life Park

The Texas Rangers will host the Houston in the club’s 2018 season opener on Thursday, March 29.  The complete 2018 schedule was announced today by Major League Baseball. This will mark the 27th time in 47 seasons that the Rangers have opened at home, the third straight and the eighth occasion…

Texas Rangers Select Manhattan Construction Co. as Ballpark General Contractor

The Texas Rangers selected Manhattan Construction Company as the general contractor for the new ballpark. Manhattan Construction Company first worked for the Rangers organization in 1994 when it built the Texas Rangers’ current home, Globe Life Park in Arlington. Since that time, the company completed five renovation/upgrade projects on the ballpark.…