New Field of Dreams Owner: Frank Thomas
New Ownership Announced This Morning
Go the Distance Baseball, LLC announced this morning that a venture headed by Baseball Hall-of-Famer Frank Thomas has purchased controlling interest in the company's ownership of the iconic Field of Dreams Movie Site and All-Star Ballpark Heaven. Terms of the sale were not made public.
In a release, Go the Distance said; "Thomas will serve as chief executive officer and Dan Evans will serve as chief operating officer. Mr. Evans, a former general manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers, has previously served as a consultant to Go the Distance Baseball."
The Field of Dreams Movie Site hosted the first regular season Major League Baseball game played in Iowa in August. A game between the Chicago Cubs and Cincinnati Reds is scheduled for next year.