More Nuts (Fans) At Jackson Field – 100% Capacity, June 1st
Take Me Out To The Ball Game. Take EVERYBODY!
There are somethings you love to hear at a baseball game.
The crack of the bat.
An umpire yelling, "Striiiiiike".
Vendors screaming, "Peanuts, Popcorn, ICE COLD BEEEEER HEEEEERE".
And EVERYBODY singing the 7th Inning Stretch.
"Take me out to the ball game...take me out with the crowd".
That everybody part is key because for that song to work EVERYBODY has got to sing it.
For that...we're going to need Jackson Field to look like this.
And maybe a little of this.
Ask and you shall receive.
Big Gretch Gives Her Blessing And Now We Can Pack This Place
Governor Whitmer had a press conference in Grand Rapids on Thursday, May 20th and blessed all us baseball fans and more with the following.
Current attendance limits will be lifted, effective June 1st, at all stadiums in Michigan. And indoor attendance restrictions will increase to 50% on that date. All restrictions on mask-wearing and attendance restrictions will be eliminated on July 1st.
So that means just in time for summer weekends at Jackson Field, we're gonna get this:
Then, the weekend of the 4th of July, the Lugnuts will be kicking off a four game series versus the Dayton Dragons on Thursday July 1st, it'll be Frontline (workers) Friday, and we're going to have fireworks for the Saturday night game.
Sometimes, the stars just line up right and all is well in the world.
Can't wait to see you...HERE.
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