New BB&T Ballpark taking shape

New BB&T Ballpark taking shape

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Crews installed the first steel beams at the BB&T Ballpark in Uptown on Tuesday.

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by RICHARD DEVAYNE / NBC Charlotte

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WCNC.com

Posted on March 12, 2013 at 5:43 PM

CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- As the Charlotte Knights prepare to open for what will be its last season in Fort Mill, their new home in Uptown Charlotte is taking shape.

On Tuesday, workers continued the process of installing beams that will be the form of the new BB&T Stadium in Uptown.

(Click here for a slideshow of stadium renderings and construction progress)

The new stadium will cost about $55 to $56 million said Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Dan Rajkowski.

The Knights also announced that any fan who purchases a season ticket for the upcoming season would get top priority on season tickets when the new ballpark opens.

 

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