Auckland, finally moving to the hometown ‘going to Las Vegas’
The Oakland Athletics, one of the poorest clubs in the major leagues, are expected to move their home. Leaving Oakland for Las Vegas스포츠토토.
ABC News reported on the 20th (Korean time) that Auckland had reached an agreement with Red Rock Resorts, a large resort company, to build a new stadium in Las Vegas.
About $1 billion will be spent on the new stadium. In addition, it is said that the size of the audience will be 30,000 to 35,000,000.
Oakland, founded in 1901 as the Philadelphia Athletics, moved its home to Kansas City in 1955. In 1968, he settled in Auckland.
Las Vegas will become the fourth home of the Athletics club. The timing of the move was mentioned as the 2027 season. It is the first move in 59 years.
Auckland’s move to hometown was often mentioned. This is because Auckland’s poor security has made fans unwilling to visit the stadium.
The Coliseum’s outdated facilities also played a role. Besides, the Coliseum is not a baseball stadium. It can also be used as an American football field.
As a result, Oakland became a club that was shunned by fans and players even after winning the World Series 9 times.
Now Auckland starts fresh in Las Vegas. In addition, attention is paid to whether Auckland, a ‘rich club’, will be born with investment in the team.
Las Vegas has always been mentioned as a candidate for the 31st major league team or a new home for the Oakland and Tampa Bay Rays. Oakland has finally entered Las Vegas.