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Edinburg Stadium Ownership Tranfer Next Month

Edinburg Roadrunners LogoA deal to transfer ownership of Edinburg Stadium from the city to the University of Texas System for use by the UT-Pan American — and, starting in 2016, the UT-Rio Grande Valley — baseball team, is expected to be finalized next month.  The city spent about $225,000 per year since 2000 to operate and maintain the 4,000-seat stadium.  The ballpark is the former home of the indy pro Edinburg Roadrunners (United League).  Under the new UT regime, don’t expect pro ball to return to the ballpark.  Read more here.

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