At their home opener April 16, the Yankees officially will unveil what Cisco calls the most technologically advanced stadium in North America. At the new Yankee Stadium, there are 1,100 high-definition video monitors programmable with everything from replays to subway routes. Fans will find the monitors in luxury suites, concession stands, restaurants, and restrooms. Standing 59 feet high and 101 feet wide, the high-definition main scoreboard will be the top video attraction.
The stadium also will offer TelePresence and the same touch-screen, on-demand phones Ricci demonstrated in San Jose. Plus, the Yankees installed enough infrastructure to eventually support personalized fan experiences at every seat through various mobile devices.
The Royals, who invested $250 million into renovating Kaufmann Stadium and added many of the same high-tech innovations...
So Royals fans, rejoice!