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King Felix just latest jewel in Tacoma Rainiers' crown

Originally aired: Friday, July 15, 2016
Category: Sports
It's understandable fans will pack Tacoma's Cheney Stadium Friday night to see the Mariners Felix Hernandez in a rehab start. But it doesn't take the King to get a crowd at Cheney Stadium these days. It's been a beacon for the South Sound since 1960, but especially since a glorious $30 million renovation after the 2010 season, led by a new ownership group headed by University Place native and Wazzu grad Mikal Thomson, and President and Co-Owner Aaron Artman. KIRO Radio's Josh Kerns shines the spotlight on the Rainiers glorious revival