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Danville Stadium to Celebrate 25th Anniversary of ‘The Babe’ July 29

Danville Dans LogoPRESS RELEASE – This year marks the 25th anniversary of the filming of The Babe at Danville Stadium. And the Danville Dans invite the public to join in an evening celebrating that historic event. Continue reading

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Danville Stadium Getting Some Rehab

Danville Dans LogoPRESS RELEASE – As with most 68-year old facilities, there’s always work that needs to be done. Such is the case with Danville Stadium. The biggest projects going on right now include a rehab of the infield dirt surface, and replacement of the outfield wall. Continue reading

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Experiencing Danville Stadium

Danville Dans LogoA couple of journalism professors at Eastern Illinois University stopped by Danville Stadium in Danville (IL) this past season to experience the 67-year-old ballpark and the summer collegiate Danville Dans (Prospect League).  Read more and view photo here.

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65 Years of Danville Stadium

The summer collegiate Danville Dans (Prospect League) celebrated the 65th anniversary of Danville Stadium this past Saturday, July 9.  Read a little stadium history here.

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