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Alcohol Sales Approved for Loeb Stadium

Prospect League LogoThe Lafayette (IN) parks board has approved restricted sales of alcohol in Loeb Stadium as part of a deal to bring a summer collegiate Prospect League franchise to town led by MKE Sports and Entertainment. Read more hereWatch news report here.

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MKE Sports Targeting Lafayette

Prospect League LogoCity of Lafayette (IN) officials are reportedly in talks with MKE Sports and Entertainment to bring a summer collegiate Prospect League franchise to Loeb Stadium as early as next summer.  Read more and watch news report hereRead about vote to sell beer at Loeb here.

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Man Tries Hand at Crowdfunding to Bring Team to Loeb Stadium

Prospect League LogoAaron Parrish is attempting to raise money via online crowdfunding to bring a summer collegiate Prospect League team he’s called the “Conductors” to Loeb Stadium in Lafayette (IN).  The money would be used for start-up costs and covering the circuit’s $175,000 franchise fee.  Parrish is currently working alone but is open to creating an ownership group.  Read more here.

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Loeb Stadium Upgrades to Begin Next Spring

Lafayette LeopardsThe city of Lafayette (IN) will begin the first phase of upgrading 73-year-old Loeb Stadium with a $200,000 spend on locker rooms in early 2014, while the master plan for ballpark improvements is being developed.  Loeb was home of the defunct indy pro Lafayette Leopards ( Heartland/Mid America/Great Central Leagues) from 1994-1998.  Read more and view rendering here.

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New Mural at Loeb Stadium

Los Gatos (CA) defeated Puerto Rico 13-3 to win the 2012 Colt World Series last night at Loeb Stadium in Lafayette (IN).  One lasting legacy of this year’s tournament will be a 6½-by-15-foot stadium mural created by artist Craig Martin depicting a baseball player with a bat in full swing.  Read more and view mural here and here.

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