Followers pour in as Lehigh Valley IronPigs start the brand new baseball season at Coca-Cola Park

ALLENTOWN, Pa. – Baseball season is again.

The Lehigh Valley IronPigs took the sector in opposition to the Columbus Clippers on opening day at Coca-Cola Park in Allentown Tuesday. Followers are excited to see the workforce again in motion.

Keen followers waited patiently for gates to open at Coca-Cola Park and after they did at 5:30 p.m., it was go time.

The setting’s nice, all people’s excited,” stated fan Dan Robinson.

“We at all times get tickets to verify we’re right here for opening day,” stated Tracy Griesemer.

The workforce’s President and Common Supervisor Landes says it is like a vacation.

“Opening day so how are you going to not be excited?” stated Landes.

The ambiance is good for followers. Landes says to anticipate some main hits with regards to the brand new additions to the IronPigs expertise.

“You will see a variety of completely different promotions, leisure acts, skits, contests between innings,” Landes stated.

Because the season progresses, it’s possible you’ll discover extra development across the ballpark. Landes says there will be a brand new entrance and car parking zone for followers, and for the gamers.

“They will be including on to our clubhouses. So, we’ll have bigger enhanced services for our gamers, locker rooms, bodily remedy, coaching, energy and conditioning,” Landes stated.

Whereas the principle occasion is on the sector, Landes says to anticipate a grand slam with regards to the meals.

“Chickie’s and Pete’s is a ballpark favourite in Philadelphia, we lastly have it right here at Coca-Cola Park and a variety of our followers are trying ahead to the standard Chickie’s and Pete’s fries,” Landes stated.

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