Originally posted on It's Always Sunny in Detroit  |  Last updated 10/31/11
It's Iowa to some, heaven to most, but now it's the property (pun intended) of Go the Distance Baseball LLC. The cornfields made famous by the 1989 movie "Field of Dreams", located in eastern Iowa, had been owned by Don Lansing and family since 1906. The plot of land made up of 193 acres consists of the famous ball diamond, a two-bedroom house, six other buildings and cornfields. The parcel was put on the market in May 2010 with an asking price of $5.4 million. The announcement of the sale was Sunday, but the price paid by Go the Distance Baseball was not disclosed. Go the Distance, which is owned and run by Mike and Denise Stillman, says that the existing buildings will be preserved and the land will be developed and turned into "All-Star Ballpark Heaven". Multiple baseball and softball fields and offer amateur tournaments for teams of players eighteen years or younger, professional-caliber training and skills competitions. Since the movie was filmed, the land has been maintained
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