Helpful guidelines

How do I get my message on the White Sox scoreboard?

How do I get my message on the White Sox scoreboard?

For $50, order a customized message (text only) on the centerfield videoboard on a non-game day. Fans will receive a high-resolution photo of the message via email within 2-3 business days. For $75, order a customized photo message on the centerfield videoboard on a non-game day.

What are the things on top of the White Sox scoreboard?

Strobe lights are atop the two higher ladders. Bombs and fireworks also will be exploded from the firing platform.” The board was fully christened on May 1, 1960, when Sox outfielder Al Smith hit a two-run homer off Jim Bunning in the bottom of the first against the Tigers.

How early can you get into Guaranteed Rate Field?

Gates Open Gates to the ballpark normally open 90 minutes prior to all games.

Why was Comiskey Park demolished?

When it was torn down after the 1990 season to make room for a new stadium across 35th Street, Comiskey Park was the oldest professional baseball park in operation.

How much is a scoreboard message?

Commemorate a special occasion by displaying a message on Progressive Field’s new scoreboard! Scoreboard messages can be purchased online right now for $25 a message.

How do you get the message on the Jumbotron at Fenway Park?

Whether you have a birthday message, graduate message, Father’s Day etc, you can do it. With a tax-deductible donation to the Red Sox Foundation, you will receive a high-resolution, digital photo of your customized message and/or image on the Scoreboard via your email.

Who invented the exploding scoreboard?

Bill Veeck
In this piece, Bill Veeck – creator of the iconic Wrigley Field manual scoreboard – recounts his unveiling of the world’s first EXPLODING SCOREBOARD at Comiskey Park, home of the White Sox, 60 years ago today.

What are the pinwheels at guaranteed rate field?

The scoreboard in center field is a replica of the old “Exploding Scoreboard” designed by Bill Veeck at the old Comiskey Park. The pinwheels light up and spin and fireworks go off when the White Sox hit a home run.

Is Guaranteed Rate Field cashless?

Guaranteed Rate Field will be cashless for the 2021 season. Fans who are holding cash and do not have credit cards can purchase White Sox gift cards at retail locations in their zones or at the Chicago Sports Depot.

Can you bring a blanket into Guaranteed Rate Field?

-Congregating will not be allowed in any area of the stadium, with ushers encouraging fans to respect social distancing guidelines. -Fans can bring select items that do not need to be searched, including baseball gloves, blankets and binoculars.

Is Comiskey Park still there?

Comiskey Park was demolished in 1991; starting from behind the right field corner, the process took all summer to complete. The last portion to come down was the center field bleachers and the “exploding” scoreboard.

What happened to U.S. Cellular Field?

It was completed at a cost of US$137 million, and opened with the name Comiskey Park, but was renamed U.S. Cellular Field in 2003 after U.S. Cellular purchased the naming rights at $68 million over 20 years….Guaranteed Rate Field.

Owner Illinois Sports Facilities Authority
Operator Illinois Sports Facilities Authority