The New York Times: As the M.L.B. Season Opens in Japan, at Least the Dirt is Familiar
BrightView’s President of Sports Turf, Murray Cook, has been a consultant with MLB for almost 30 years. Cook and his team were called on to make the field as close as possible to what players experience in U.S. stadiums.
Sports Turf Managers Association Members Prepare Field for Second Little League Classic
BrightView’s Development and Sports Turf teams are preparing Bowman Field for the second Little League Classic game by putting down new conditioner products on the infield skin, painting logos, perfecting edges in the infield and warning track and ensuring the home plate area and pitcher’s mound are at major league standards.
Mexico’s Estadio Monterrey Baseball Stadium Undergoes Renovation for MLB Games
Major League Baseball returned to Mexico for a regular season game for the first time in 19 years with a three-game series between the San Diego Padres and Los Angeles Dodgers. To prepare, Estadio Monterrey underwent a renovation to bring the field and stadium up to MLB specifications.
MLB Series Brings Normalcy to Puerto Rico
Hurricane Maria brought devastation never before seen on Puerto Rico, shutting down ports, destroying crops, and knocking out power to the entire island. Seven months later, as they are still working to recover, Major League Baseball is returning for a two-game series between the Cleveland Indians and the Minnesota Twins.
MLB Little League Classic - Bowman Field Time-Lapse
BrightView designed and installed a new field to transform America's second-oldest minor league field into a major league field for MLB's Little League Classic game on Aug. 20 between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the St. Louis Cardinals. This video shows three months of construction in 90 seconds.