IF YOU BUILD IT, THEY WILL COME.
JP Peterson, afternoon host on WDAE in Tampa (home of the Rays) says there's a 90% chance this stadium concept for Ybor City in Tampa actually goes through. JP is a member of the Rays 20/20 committee which helped form the concepts and design of the stadium. As you can see in our previous post on this, the stadium renderings are gorgeous, and it looks like a big win for the city of Tampa Bay if they can get it to happen. (Here is our post from earlier today with photos of the stadium: Rays Stadium)
The two big issues: 1. Who is going to pay for it. 2. Will it change the perception of Rays baseball and actually help their dismal attendance numbers?
JP helps to answer those questions in the FULL interview below...