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GEMS DALTON SCHUMER WINS PROSPECT LEAGUE HR DERBY, KPD’S ZACH RODMAN WINS CELEBRITY DERBY

BY DEAN HOCKNEY KOKOMO, Ind. – On July 17, the Prospect League brought its annual Home Run Derby to Kokomo Municipal Stadium for a second consecutive year. And once again the ball was flying out the of the stadium that … Continue reading

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KOKOMO’S PARKER SANBURN OVERCOMES INJURIES TO SIGN CONTRACT TO PITCH IN TEXAS RANGERS ORGANIZATION

BY DEAN HOCKNEY KOKOMO, Ind. – When Parker Sanburn signed to pitch at the University of Arkansas in November 2012, his pitching career was on cruise control. He had dominated the high school ranks with a moving fastball and sharp … Continue reading

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LAFAYETTE TO DEMOLISH HISTORIC LOEB STADIUM IN LATE 2019, BUILD $16 MILLION NEW STADIUM ON SAME SITE

BY DEAN HOCKNEY LAFAYETTE – Following the lead – and model – of Kokomo Municipal Stadium, the City of Lafayette announced on June 28 that historic Loeb Stadium in Columbian Park will be demolished and a new $16 million facility … Continue reading

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