Martini Bar Helps Yankee Stadium Costs Hit $1.3B

The new Yankee Stadium promises to have it all - party suites, luxury suites, outdoor suites, a conference center, giant center-field video screen, members-only restaurant, and even a martini bar.

All this for the low, low price of $1.3 billion.

New Yankee Stadium model

WNBC in New York reports on the updated cost for the Bronx Bombers’ new home - a price tag that’s risen $3 million higher than the original estimate. Team COO Lonn Trost explains, “We tried to reflect a five-star hotel and put a ballfield in the middle.”

At least they won’t have to worry about parking expenses.