[12/26/2017] New turf, lighting at ZOZO Marine Stadium

The Chiba Lotte Marines announced today that they plan on installing new turf and lighting at ZOZO Marine Stadium.

New Artificial Turf

  • Mizuno MS Craft Baseball Turf
  • Construction is slated to end on February 28, 2018
  • The field will be ready to use during the exhibition games in March 2018
  • The cost will be about 320 million yen

New Lighting

  • A new LED system will be installed
  • Construction began on November 24, 2017 and will end on February 28, 2018
  • The new lights will be ready to use during the exhibition games in March 2018
  • The cost will be about 830 million yen

New Broadcast System

  • New audio/video system that can produce sharper images and run video in super slow-motion
  • The cost will be about 330 million yen

Source: Lotte 12/26/2017, Nikkan Sports 12/26/2017, Nikkan Sports 12/26/2017Sports Hochi 12/26/2017, Sponichi 12/26/2017, Daily Sports 12/26/2017, Daily Sports 12/26/2017, Sanspo 12/27/2017, Daily Sports 12/27/2017

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