Globe Life Park in Arlington – Texas Rangers Baseball
n September 20, 1971, owner Bob Short received permission to move the Washington Senators to Arlington for the 1972 season. On April 1, 1994, a new era for the Texas Rangers began with the opening of Ameriquest Field in Arlington. The beautiful baseball-only facility serves as the centerpiece of a 270-acre complex. Ameriquest Field in Arlington, completed in just 23 months, is a state-of-the-art building with the utmost in customer convenience. Yet, the 49,115 seat open-air ballpark was designed and built with tradition and intimacy in mind, containing features such as granite and brick facade, exposed structural steel , an asymmetrical playing field, and a home run porch in right field. This unique complex also includes a baseball museum, a children’s learning center, and a four-story office building within the ballpark and a youth baseball park, a 12-acre lake, and parks and recreation space on the perimeter.