Pittsfield Suns General Manager Kristen Huss says the ballclub has found found the formula for success and is continuing to improve it.
The Futures Collegiate Baseball League team will call Wahconah Park home for the sixth consecutive summer. The home opener in Saturday night and Huss said each year the organization's attendance numbers have been climbing. This year, she hopes to build on that and has an array of special events and activities scheduled.
After two years at Arrowhead in Pittsfield, including last year's run as a traveling exhibit, curator Larry Moore hopes the mall location will be a permanent home for the exhibit, which features artifacts celebrating the game's connection to the region and area residents' connection to the game.
The Suns rise again on Thursday.
The Pittsfield Suns will return to Wahconah Park for its fifth season bringing the much of the same fan experience and then some. Last year the team ranked second in the league for attendance with an average of 1,654 people making it to the ballpark each game.