The metropolis of Extended Beach publicly mentioned Monday night that it has approached the Los Angeles Angels to convey interest and talk about the possibility of moving the Main League Baseball group out of Orange County and into downtown Extended Beach.
Extended Beach is placing forth an hard work to make a downtown waterfront enhancement prepare and checking out the feasibility of a downtown sports venue on the Conference Centre parking lot, according to a metropolis of Extended Beach information launch attributing rates to Mayor Robert Garcia.
The statement went to say that the metropolis of Extended Beach has reached out to the Angels with regards to the possibility but classified the position as “preliminary” and claimed conversations were being ongoing.
Anaheim Mayor Harry Sidhu offerred the adhering to remark in response to the story:
Extended Beach Proposed Site for Angels
“It truly is no surprise other towns would try out to lure the Angels to leave — obtaining a Main League Baseball franchise is a huge advantage to any metropolis. We are self-assured that the most effective location for the Angels is and normally will be Anaheim, and the a single-yr extension we granted provides us the time to work out the aspects and craft an arrangement that added benefits our people and the metropolis.”
The Angels presently have a agreement to keep at Angel Stadium in Anaheim via 2020. The Angels have performed in Anaheim at Angel Stadium considering that 1966.
The Angels could not right away be reached for remark.