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Nueces County Ballpark Regains Footing Beyond Baseball

Fairgrounds Field in Robstown (TX), the former home of the Coastal Bend Aviators (Independent Professional, Central Baseball League/American Association), has struggled for viability.  Looking beyond baseball, Nueces County has found some new uses for the field by renting it out to more than 40 different organizations and businesses.  Read more here.

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Future Cloudy for Fairgrounds Field, Texas Collegiate League Ready to Play Ball (REPRINT)

We posted this story about the future of Fairgrounds Field in Robstown outside of Corpus Christi (TX), but a subscription requirement prevented readers from viewing the actual article from The Neuces County Record Star. We have been given permission to reprint the full article below: Continue reading

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Future Cloudy for Fairgrounds Field, Texas Collegiate League Ready to Play Ball

Matt Cardenjas from The Nueces County Star Record takes a look at the past and future of Fairgrounds Field in Robstown (TX), the former home for the indy pro Coastal Bend Aviators, Corpus Christi Beach Dawgs, and Coastal Bend Thunder. Read more here (subscription required).  The real meat of the story is that the Texas Collegiate League has been patiently lying in wait for the perfect Continue reading

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