Originally Posted by Ryan@CU
Wasn't the Rivercats stadium built so one day we could ad on to make it a major league stadium? That sounds a lot easier than trying to build a new arena.
About two years ago I asked if the stadium could be expanded and
this was the email I got back from the Rivercats.
In response to your question regarding Raley Field, it was not built expressly to be easily expanded in the future. The stadium was designed specifically for its current tenant, Triple-A Baseball, and all of the comfort and intimacy that makes Triple-A Baseball so successful. That said, in the unlikely case that we would want to expand the ballpark to accommodate a larger capacity, the stadium would need significant adjustments but likely not need to be demolished and rebuilt from scratch.
I hope this helps. Take care, have a great holiday season and go River Cats!
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