Crews Begin Demolishing Ray Winder Field

Demolition crews began tearing down Ray Winder Field, former home of the Double-A Arkansas Travelers (Texas League), on Monday to make room for a new parking lot for the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS), which bought the property last October for $1.3 million.  Read more hereView farewell slideshow here.

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2 responses to “Crews Begin Demolishing Ray Winder Field

  1. Paul

    What makes it “historic”?
    Many ballplayers hang on to either accumulate pension time, claim dubious records or will work on the cheap – doesn’t make them hall of fame candidates. Same with parks, especially ones that don’t have revenue-generating futures, baseball franchises are businesses.

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