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.

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