Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 1/11/13
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The Los Angeles Dodgers' roster isn't the only thing getting a multi-million-dollar makeover under new ownership. Fifty-one-year-old Dodger Stadium is undergoing an offseason renovation that will include new video boards over the left and right field pavilions (returning to the old-style hexagonal look), wider concourses, improved cell phone and wifi reception, a new home clubhouse as well as improved weight room and batting cage facilities for the home and visiting teams. This winter's extensive work will cost approximately $100 million -- a figure Dodgers chief executive officer Stan Kasten used for now because "I don't have the final bills yet." "This is a very ambitious project we're undertaking," Kasten said. "We're doing about 100 things, and that left out another 100 things we want to do because we only had the 24, 25 weeks (of the offseason) to get it all done by Opening Day." The Dodgers hired Janet Marie Smith as senior vice president for planning and development in ...
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