Move over Dave Niehaus Way and Edgar Martinez Drive. Tacoma’s now got its own ballpark promenade honoring a storied sports legend: Clay Huntington Way.
The City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved renaming a portion of South Cheyenne Street — from South 19th to the entrance of Cheney Stadium — after the late, great local sports and civic icon.
“Mr. Huntington was a noted citizen, booster and broadcaster who was instrumental to the establishment of Triple A baseball in Tacoma, the formation of the Tacoma Athletic Commission, the construction of Cheney Stadium and many other notable achievements,” city historic preservation officer …