The stadium follies in Braves Country

Seventeen years into Turner Field's life, and it's no longer viable? Hogwash!

Originally Published: November 20, 2013
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

As city after city built ever more lavish, gorgeous and expensive new baseball stadiums, my friend Scooter and I would speculate about which team's ownership group would be the first to complain that its $200 million-$1 billion cathedral is no longer adequate. I usually picked the White Sox and their new Comiskey Park, while Scooter tabbed the Diamondbacks and Arizona's stadium.

We were both wrong. Turns out, it was Atlanta and Turner Field, a park barely old enough ...

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