The Miami Herald reports that "Homer" will be moved outside the stadium, where it will still be active for home runs.
Having the home run sculpture was a small win to have when attending games at Marlins Park, but now fans will just have to get hyped for 90-loss seasons for the foreseeable future.
The approval to move the county-owned sculpture came down Tuesday from Miami-Dade County officials at the behest of minority owner Derek Jeter, who has made clear since joining the team that he wanted "Homer" gone.
"We appreciate the support and collaboration for our proposal from the county and the Art in Public Places trust", the Marlins said in a statement. The plan is for the spot to include a new multi-story spectator area for standing-room-only ticket holders.
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Grooms opposed moving the artwork.
The plan to move it became complicated, though, as the structure's creator, Red Grooms, said he would not allow it to be moved because his $2.5 million contract with the city stated the structure would remain inside Marlins Park. It illuminated with every Marlins home run, while pink flamingos flapped their wings and marlins jumped out of dancing waters, clearing a group of palm trees.
Jeter had been attempting to rid the wildly colorful, laughably and lovably kitsch staple of the park since at least January, as he puts his own stamp on what he wants the Marlins franchise to look like.
Marlins CEO Derek Jeter and his lamentable inclinations have reportedly won a grim victory. "We are always looking to make our fan experience better, and we are listening to what you are saying".
The ministry said on Monday that 33 people were confirmed with Ebola virus just within last week and 24 of them died. In response to the challenges faced in this outbreak, the committee issued public health advice (see infographic).
A senior European Union official later said Mrs May had indicated she was "ready to consider" a longer transition period. The EU hopes an extended transition will be enough to help May accept its plan for the Irish border, an official said.
The CDC said the outbreak started in January, and more people have tested positive for this strain through September. Symptoms include diarrhea, fever and stomach cramps 12 to 72 hours after being exposed to the bacteria.
The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are set to make 76 appearances on their 16-day tour of Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand. Prince Harry , Duke of Sussex and Meghan, Duchess of Sussex attend a function at Government House in Melbourne , Australia.
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