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Saturday, January 29, 2005

Worcester Baseball: Start Out By Counting Correctly?

Hey, it is great baseball is coming to Worcester - an area that will support a team well I suspect. But an incongruity already on the Can-Am League Web site describing the team's new field, "Stadium: Fitton Field, Dimensions: 361-417-307, Stadium Capacity: 3,000."

Holy Cross notes, on its site however, "Fitton Baseball Field has a capacity of 1,000. The Holy Cross baseball team played its first game on this field in 1905."

An appropriate stadium has been the primary concern for any owner in thinking about bringing a pro team to Worcester. Maybe it still is.