Cleburne Railroaders’ baseball fans to see lots of Tarleton purple

Tarleton State University Night at The Depot

Tarleton State University Night at The Depot

Tuesday, July 24, 2018

STEPHENVILLE, Texas — Though not an official color of the Cleburne Railroaders, there will be lots of Tarleton State University purple at The Depot at Cleburne Station this weekend.

Friday’s first of four games against the Gary South Shore Railcats will feature a postgame fireworks display in purple, then on Saturday, the university’s College of Graduate Studies hosts Tarleton State University Night.

COGS staff will be on hand at the stadium concourse to give away Tarleton swag and provide information about applying to graduate school.

Gates open an hour before game time, and the first pitch is scheduled for 7:06 p.m. Ticket prices start at $6 and are available at

The Depot at Cleburne Station, 1906 Brazzle Blvd., is located at the south end of Chisholm Trail Parkway and U.S. Highway 67.

The Railroaders are in the South Division of the 12-team American Association of Independent Professional Baseball.

A scheduled postgame concert by Steve Schick and the Amos Moses Band tops off Saturday’s festivities.

Tarleton, founding member of The Texas A&M University System, provides a student-focused, value-driven educational experience, marked by academic innovation and a dedication to transform today’s scholars into tomorrow’s leaders. Offering degree programs in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian and online to more than 13,000 students, Tarleton engages with communities through real-world learning experiences to address societal needs while maintaining its core values of integrity, leadership, tradition, civility, excellence and service.


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A founding member of The Texas A&M University System, Tarleton is breaking records — in enrollment, research, scholarship, athletics, philanthropy and engagement — while transforming the lives of more than 15,000 students in Stephenville, Fort Worth, Waco, Midlothian, A&M RELLIS at Bryan and online. True to Tarleton’s values of excellence, integrity, and respect, academic programs emphasize real world learning and address regional, state and national needs.