The Seattle Mariners officially have moved on from Safeco Field.
Hello T-Mobile Park.
Wednesday, the deal was officially announced for T-Mobile and the Mariners entering into a multi-year naming rights deal.
T-Mobile Park will be the home of the Mariners for the next 25 years. The annual cost for T-Mobile will be $3.5 million, making the total deal 25 years for $87.5 million. The deal is subject to approval by the Washington State Major League Baseball Stadium Public Facilities District (PFD).
“T-Mobile has a deep commitment to this community, a passion for customer service and a well-earned reputation as a leader in innovation. These are the qualities that make T-Mobile the right partner to name this iconic ballpark,” said John Stanton, Seattle Mariners Chairman and Managing Partner.
— Sports ON Tap (@SONTHighlights) December 19, 2018
The neighboring stadium, for the Seattle Seahawks, reportedly gets $4.5 million annually from CenturyLink as part of their naming rights deal.