Followers flock to FirstEnergy Stadium for Fightin Phils opening day

READING, Pa. | A candy sight to behold: a traditional, and delightful, Studying Fightin Phils opening day.

“I used to have season tickets for the Phillies, bought too costly so I got here right here,” stated baseball fan Anthony Torcivia.

Regardless of current inflation, the Fightins are standing pat, not elevating their ticket costs this 12 months, a giant purpose why Torcivia made the journey from Easton.

“It should be superior, very superior. I feel it may be incredible and all people’s going to be joyful to be right here,” he stated.

1000’s of followers, little question, can be joyful to be again for the workforce’s first true Opening Day since 2018.

COVID restrictions and considerations dimmed final 12 months’s Opening Day, and fully worn out the 2020 season.

The 2019 Opening Day was a rain out.

On this Opening Day, the solar appears to be shining brighter.

“Life’s so much simpler when every part is regular,” Supervisor of the Fightin Phils Scott Hunsicker stated.

Smelling the contemporary minimize grass, listening to the crack of the bat, taking a chunk right into a Berks sizzling canine… a few of the most conventional issues you are able to do at a ballgame are the sweetest issues on at the present time.

“I feel I am simply wanting ahead to love the common stuff, the ticket takers saying hello to the followers, everybody strolling in, as a result of such as you stated, it has been a number of years because it’s simply been regular,” Hunsicker stated. “Simply making an attempt to not overthink it a lot simply sort of like let it breathe.”

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