Estadio Gasmart

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Estadio Gasmart
Potros Stadium
Calimax potros.jpg
Full name Estadio Gasmart
Former names Estadio Nacional de Tijuana
Estadio de Beisbol Calimax
Location Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico
Coordinates 32°29′00″N 116°55′03″W / 32.483212°N 116.917480°W / 32.483212; -116.917480
Opened 1976
Renovated 2004
Expanded 2006
Surface grass
Capacity 18,500
Tenants
Toros de Tijuana (Liga Mexicana de Béisbol, 2004)
Potros de Tijuana (Liga Mexicana de Béisbol, 2005-2008)
Tijuana Cimarrones (Golden Baseball League, 2010)
Toros de Tijuana (Liga Norte de Mexico) (2013- )

Estadio Gasmart (formerly known as Estadio Nacional de Tijuana and Estadio de Beisbol Calimax) is a professional baseball stadium located in Tijuana, Baja California, in Mexico with a capacity of 18,500, all seated. It was built in 1976 and is named after a supermarket chain based in Baja California. It was expanded in 2006 to its current capacity.

In the past it has also been the site of several lower division football clubs in the Mexican League System such as Inter de Tijuana and Chivas Tijuana. The ballpark has played host to Liga Mexicana de Béisbol (Mexican Baseball League) teams, the Tijuana Toros in 2004 and the Tijuana Potros from 2005 to 2008. It played host to the Tijuana Cimarrones of the Golden Baseball League for one season in 2010.[1] Most recently it has played host to the second iteration of the Toros de Tijuana, members of the Liga Norte de Mexico.

References[edit]

  1. ^ GBL South of the Border! GBL website, December 15, 2008