Ballpark Upgrades Needed At Progressive Field – Feb. 25, 2014

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Jim Folk, VP of Ballpark Operations and Chris Donahoe, Director of Maintenance discuss the upgrades and replacements needed at Progressive Field. The Ballpark opened in 1994 and hasn't undergone a major renovation since.
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A newly replaced pump at Progressive Field. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
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The room that holds the sump pumps at Progressive Field (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
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The original sump pumps that were just recently replaced at Progressive Field (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
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Many of the original heaters in the bathrooms and concession stands (such as this one) now need replaced. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
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The organization is in the process of installing new LED lights in the concourse that will save energy and be more efficient. To this point, the Indians have been paying for the upgrades at the park. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
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The 20-year-old hot water tank that powers the bathrooms at Progressive Field will need replaced soon. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
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A portion of the lights have been replaced in the main concourse. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
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Cracks in the cement have been maintained but eventually need completely replaced. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
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Cracks in the cement have been maintained but eventually need completely replaced. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
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Progressive Field, while still beautiful, needs several upgrades to maintain its current level of positive fan experience. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
Progressive Field, while still beautiful, needs several upgrades to maintain its current level of positive fan experience. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
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Progressive Field, while still beautiful, needs several upgrades to maintain its current level of positive fan experience. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
Progressive Field, while still beautiful, needs several upgrades to maintain its current level of positive fan experience. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
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The sound system at Progressive Field is original and outdated. It still runs on the technology installed back in 1993/1994. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS CLEVELAND)
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The sound system at Progressive Field is original and outdated. It still runs on the technology installed back in 1993/1994. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS CLEVELAND)
(Photo By T.J. Zuppe, CBS Cleveland)
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Progressive Field, while still beautiful, needs several upgrades to maintain its current level of positive fan experience. (Photo By TJ ZUPPE, CBS Cleveland)
(Photo By T.J. Zuppe, CBS Cleveland)
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