Chukchansi Park

Baseball stadium in Fresno, California; home of the Fresno Grizzlies

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Chukchansi Park
Chukchansi Park logo.png
Former namesGrizzlies Stadium (2002–2006)
Location1800 Tulare Street
Fresno, California
United States
Coordinates36°43′56″N 119°47′26″W / 36.7321°N 119.7905°W / 36.7321; -119.7905Coordinates: 36°43′56″N 119°47′26″W / 36.7321°N 119.7905°W / 36.7321; -119.7905
Public transitAmtrak Greyhound Lines Fresno Fresno Area Express (FAX)
OwnerCity of Fresno
OperatorFresno Sports Management, LLC.[2]
Executive suites33
Record attendance16,000+ (2012)
Field sizeLeft field: 324 ft (99 m)
Center field: 402 ft (123 m)
Right field: 335 ft (102 m)
Broke groundAugust 8, 2000[1]
OpenedMay 1, 2002
Construction cost$46 million
($65.4 million in 2019 dollars[3])
Project managerHuber, Hunt & Nichols[2]
Structural engineerAdvanced Structural Design, Inc.[4]
Services engineerBredson & Associates, Inc.[5]
General contractorMauldin-Dorfmeier[2]
Fresno Grizzlies (PCL/CL) 2002–present
Fresno FC (USLC) 2018–2019
Fresno FC U-23 (USL2) 2006–2018
Fresno FC Ladies (WPSL) 2015–2018

Chukchansi Park, formerly Grizzlies Stadium, is a city-owned baseball stadium located in Fresno, California, United States, completed in 2002 as the home for Minor League Baseball's Fresno Grizzlies. In September 2006, Chukchansi Gold Resort & Casino, affiliated with the Chukchansi tribe, announced it would be the premier corporate sponsor for Grizzlies Stadium, in a 15-year, US$16 million deal. The first game was May 1, 2002. Located in downtown Fresno, it is to be an anchor in the rehabilitation of the area, as other commercial development is planned in the Central Business District Loop. The ballpark is also used for music concerts, motocross events, and high school football.

  1. ^ "Site Work at Stadium to Begin". The Fresno Bee. August 8, 2000. Retrieved February 6, 2012.
  2. ^ a b c "Stadiums Under Construction". SportsBusiness Journal. March 4, 2002. Retrieved September 14, 2011.
  3. ^ Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis. "Consumer Price Index (estimate) 1800–". Retrieved January 1, 2020.
  4. ^ "Specialty Projects". Advanced Structural Design, Inc. Archived from the original on December 1, 2012. Retrieved September 14, 2011.
  5. ^ "Pro Baseball Sports Facilities". Bredson & Associates, Inc. Archived from the original on April 10, 2002. Retrieved August 8, 2013.

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