Home Plate Update September 2018 - Page 18

HISTORIC MOMENTS In Rangers History Players Steel Home On June 15, 2018, the Texas Rangers and the City of Arlington celebrated the installation of the first structural steel column for the future $1.2-billion, retractable roof Globe Life Field. Rangers outfielders Shin-Soo Choo and Nomar Mazara took part in the first structural steel column being erected and were photographed in a nearly identical photo to the one the club took of Rafael Palmeiro and Juan Gonzalez when they began steel construction of the now Globe Life Park on October 30, 1992. Award-Winning Publication The City’s Rangers Home Plate Update quarterly publication won first place awards at this year’s TAMIO and 3CMA Savvy Award ceremonies. The Texas Association of Municipal Information Officers (TAMIO) conference awards recognize outstanding communication by Texas communities in a variety of categories including website, social media, video production and publications. The Savvy Awards, held in conjunction with 3CMA’s Annual Conference, recognize outstanding local government achievements in communications, public-sector marketing and citizen- government relationships from across the nation. 18