New York Research Group Publishes Report Bashing Yankees' Stadium Plan
- FANS SPEAK OUT. // Baseball Digest;Jul/Aug2015, Vol. 74 Issue 4, p6
Several letters to the editor are presented which include one regarding the first game of the New York Yankees baseball team, one on the outlay of baseball field, and another concerning the effects of baseball stadiums for baseball records.
- Meadowlands bombers? // Crain's New York Business;9/18/95, Vol. 11 Issue 38, p50
Reports that New Jersey has drawn up plans for a baseball stadium in the Meadowlands that would be built accommodate the New York Yankees if they choose to live in Bronx, New York City.
- JANUS ELEVATORS IN NEW YANKEE STADIUM. // Elevator World;Oct2009, Vol. 57 Issue 10, p29
The article reports that Janus Elevator Products (JEP) and KONE installed the sixteen elevators at the new New York Yankees' stadium which opened for its first season in April 2009. JEP furnished their customized E-Motive Light Emitting Diode (LED) displays for the installation project at the...
- Inside Baseball. // Time;6/15/1970, Vol. 95 Issue 24, p80
The article focuses on the controversial book "Ball Four," by the Pitcher of Houston Astro Baseball Team, Jim Bouton. It states that baseball commissioner, Bowie Kuhn was very angry with the contents published in the book, including that the players kissed on the Seattle team bus and the players...
- Will Bears Maul Yankees' Box Sales? Birger, Jon // Fortune International (Asia);10/27/2008, Vol. 158 Issue 7, p14
The article deals with the decision of the New York Yankees to sell their stadium's 47 available luxury suites for an asking price of $600,000 to $850,000 a year. A spokeswoman for the New York Yankees insists the economic crisis has not had any impact on the commitments the baseball team has...
- Double Play. // Time;12/28/1953, Vol. 62 Issue 26, p54
The article reports on the sale by New York Yankee owners Dan Topping and Del Webb of the Yankee Stadium to investor Arnold Johnson for 3.6 million U.S. dollars in cash, and took back a 2.9 million U.S. dollars mortgage and a long-term lease. After the deal was closed Johnson sold the land under...
- Saving concrete jungle. Engquist, Erik // Crain's New York Business;10/30/2006, Vol. 22 Issue 44, p2
The article focuses on the effect of scarcity of concrete on construction projects in New York City. Some of the projects that are being affected include the Bronx water filtration project, a sewage plant project in Queens, and stadiums for the baseball teams New York Yankees and New York Mets.
- THE $10 QUESTION. Greene, Jamal; Kim, Albert; Mravic, Mark // Sports Illustrated;04/23/2001, Vol. 94 Issue 17, p28
Addresses the debate that cities do not benefit from building new sports stadiums. Comments made by Smith College economist Andrew Zimbalist; Opposition voiced by New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, who is seeking to build a new facility for the New York Yankees; Other cities that have built...
- Yankees break ground on new stadium despite complaints. Neumeister, Larry // Buffalo Law Journal;8/21/2006, Vol. 78 Issue 67, p19
The article reports on the groundbreaking on a stadium by the baseball team New York Yankees on August 16, 2006 following the decision of state Supreme Court Justice Herman Cahn to dismiss the environmental challenge raised by the group Save Our Parks to the construction. The team intends to...