The Padres invested $700,000 for a permanent stage in the Park at the Park, shown in a rendering, and signed Sycuan Casino Resort as presenting sponsor. (Courtesy San Diego Padres) Three-year deal puts eight shows annually in green space Petco Park has become a stronger concert venue. Major League Baseball’s San Diego Padres have signed a three-year deal with Live Nation to book eight concerts annually at the Park at the Park, the 3-acre green space behind center field. As part of the agreement, which will be announced today, the Padres invested $700,000 to build a permanent stage behind the batter’s eye and signed a three-year deal with Sycuan Casino Resort as its presenting sponsor. The casino was already a team partner and is sponsoring the Padres’ 50thanniversary season in 2019. The concert deal is a revenue share between the Padres and Live Nation, said Erik Greupner, the team’s president of… Continue Reading Padres, Live Nation Team Up

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