By RONALD BLUM, AP Baseball Author
NEW YORK (AP) — The Seattle Mariners will host baseball’s 2023 All-Star Sport at T-Cell Park.
The crew introduced a information convention for Thursday at Seattle’s Area Needle with baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred. The aim of the information convention is to announce that Seattle would be the web site of the 2023 All-Star Sport, an individual conversant in the planning advised The Related Press on Tuesday, talking on situation of anonymity as a result of the topic was not introduced.
Seattle will host the All-Stars for the third time. The ballpark, then referred to as Safeco Discipline, opened in 1999 and was the location of the American League’s 4-1 victory in 2001, a part of a streak of 12 AL wins across the 7-7 tie in 2002. The sport marked the ultimate All-Star appearances of Cal Ripken Jr., who homered, and of Tony Gwynn.
The 1979 All-Star Sport was on the previous Kingdome and was received 7-6 by the NL.
Corridor of Famers Ken Griffey Jr. and Edgar Martinez are scheduled to attend the information convention together with Mariners chairman John Stanton and president of enterprise operations Catie Griggs.
This yr’s All-Star Sport was moved to Denver’s Coors Discipline from Atlanta’s Truist Park over MLB’s objections to adjustments to Georgia voting legal guidelines that critics have mentioned are too restrictive.
Subsequent yr’s All-Star Sport will likely be at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles on July 19. The Dodgers have been to have hosted the 2020 All-Star Sport, however it was canceled because of the coronavirus pandemic.
MLB introduced in 2019 that the 2026 All-Star Sport will likely be at Residents Financial institution Park in Philadelphia as a part of the celebrations of the 250th anniversary of American independence.
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