Rivets Stadium announces new name, new mascot

Rockford, Ill. (WIFR) Choice Furniture and Rockford Rivets are partnering up to rename the Rivets baseball stadium.

The new name is Choice Furniture Field at Rivets Stadium, as the local furniture store will be the official team sponsor with naming rights.

Also, the team is welcoming a new team mascot, named Rusty the Rhino.

The Rockford Rivets 2019 season begins on Tuesday, May 28 at 6:35 p.m. at the new Choice Furniture Field.