Texas Rangers announce playing surface for Globe Life Field

The Texas Rangers announced that their new ballpark Globe Life Field, which opens in 2020, will have a synthetic turf instead of natural grass. The decision is likely to irk many fans.
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The Texas Rangers announced that their new ballpark Globe Life Field, which opens in 2020, will have a synthetic turf instead of natural grass. The decision is likely to irk many fans.

Stefan Stevenson has been covering sports for the Star-Telegram since 1997. He spent five years covering TCU athletics, which included two BCS bowls, two trips to the college World Series and the move to the Big 12. He has covered the Texas Rangers since 2014 and started reporting on the Dallas Cowboys in 2016.