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Council Closes Book on Proposed Ocala Ballpark

Tampa Yankees LogoThe Ocala (FL) City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to end the city’s purchase and sale agreement with Ocala Trophy Ltd., which owned the land where a proposed new stadium would have been build for the Single-A Tampa Yankees (Florida State League), if approved by voters.  Read more here.

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Tampa Yankees Move to Ocala Called Off

Tampa Yankees LogoAfter receiving a withdrawal request from the Single-A Tampa Yankees (Florida State League), Ocala (FL) shelved plans to relocate the minor-league baseball team to Marion County (FL) amid public concerns over using tax dollars to build a stadium.  Read more here.

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Baseball Stadium in Ocala Will Hinge on Voter Approval of Sales Tax

Tampa Yankees LogoA majority vote on sales tax in Marion County will decide whether or not Ocala (FL) will move forward with building a new baseball stadium for the for the Single-A Tampa Yankees (Florida State League).  Read more here.

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