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    Construction updates at SunTrust Park.

    Braves Clubhouse:







    Delta SKY360 Club:



    View from the second level and installed seats:







    View from The Chop House:




    View from home plate:




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    Those pictures are awesome. I'm really looking forward to watching games in this new park.

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    MyAJC: Mixed-use apartment building to go up near SunTrust Park

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    It's hard to gauge the actual size without a field on it, but it does appear to have virtually no foul territory, and also appears to be quite a bandbox.

    I will say its looking very nice though. I liked Fulton County Stadium as it seemed to be very closed in, and this place have a similar feel I think.

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    Quote Originally Posted by mossy View Post
    It's hard to gauge the actual size without a field on it, but it does appear to have virtually no foul territory, and also appears to be quite a bandbox.

    I will say its looking very nice though. I liked Fulton County Stadium as it seemed to be very closed in, and this place have a similar feel I think.
    I don't know if it will be a bandbox or not, but yes, not a lot of foul territory. The wall in RF is going to be interesting for the fielders to play with.
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    Marietta Daily Journal: Braves begin moving into SunTrust Park

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    Quote Originally Posted by CrimsonCowboy View Post
    Marietta Daily Journal: Braves begin moving into SunTrust Park

    http://www.mdjonline.com/news/braves...8882af475.html
    Paraphrase please so we don't have to subscribe to that rag.

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    Quote Originally Posted by rico43 View Post
    Paraphrase please so we don't have to subscribe to that rag.
    I thought they quit doing that. Mainly Mike Plant quotes and talking about moving into the offices at SunTrust Park later in the year. I won't be using articles from MDJ anymore.
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    Quote Originally Posted by rico43 View Post
    Paraphrase please so we don't have to subscribe to that rag.
    Ricky Leroux of The Marietta Daily Jorunal had the details behind the Braves incremental move to their new home.

    Plant said the Braves began moving things out of Turner Field on Oct. 3, the day after the final game at Turner Field, and while some of the equipment and other items will be stored in a warehouse for a few months, some are already being delivered to SunTrust Park.

    “Some of our field equipment, for example, that’s used for all of the maintenance work that (Field Director) Ed (Mangan) does throughout the summer,” Plant said.

    The first game scheduled at SunTrust Park is an exhibition against the New York Yankees on March 31, but Plant said there will be several events at the ballpark and adjacent mixed-use development before that matchup.
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    Talking Chop: The move to Cobb County begins

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    AJC: Braves start selling partial season tickets for SunTrust Park

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    A Walk in the Park, Episode 10: 27 game plan

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    Curbed Atlanta: How Atlanta Braves new stadium, SunTrust Park, looks right now

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    I just looking through the thread that started the day we got the announcement of the new ballpark. Good call, ForeverFredi:

    Quote Originally Posted by Forever Fredi View Post
    You guys forget that Suntrust is Atlanta based. Suntrust Stadium.

    UPS is Atlanta like Memphis is FedEx.

    Chik Fil A wouldn't go that big, Coca Cola would be a no brainer. The question is what about the Falcons?
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    One of the pics from the webcam on the Braves official site. Looks like the infield is being drawn in:
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    A Walk in the Park, Episode 11: The Plaza
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    Cut 4: Former President and Mrs. Carter celebrated Election Day with a tour of the Braves new park

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ozzie Swanson View Post
    Those pictures are awesome. I'm really looking forward to watching games in this new park.
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