TIMELINE: A brief history of Coolray Field

When Gwinnett officials announced they had lured the Braves’ AAA team from Richmond, Va., in 2008, they called it an economic development initiative that would spark development along Buford Drive. But the debate as to whether or not that is true continues to this day.

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