UPDATE (2:50pm): In a news conference held Friday afternoon, West Michigan Whitecaps Managing Partner Denny Baxter shed some light on the fire and on the future of Fifth Third Ballpark and the West Michigan Whitecaps. He said of the future: "If we rebuild it, they will come once again." Baxter assured the community that the Whitecaps will be playing baseball come April 8th of this year (opening day). He got choked up several times during the news conference, and expressed that the Whitecaps organization is "more than a business, it's a community member."
Reserved seat tickets for the West Michigan Whitecaps’ July 4th holiday week games will be offered for a very special $5 price for one day only.
Tuesday, July 2nd, fans can purchase tickets to the Thursday, July 4th and Friday, July 5th games for the special price of $5, more than half off the regular $10.50 price. There is a limit of eight tickets per person for this special.
Is it time for some new food at Fifth Third Ballpark? You bet it is.
Every year, the West Michigan Whitecaps love to "spice" things up a bit, by adding some new "eats" at the Ballpark.
This year is no different. They are soliciting new food ideas to be served at the Ballpark this season. Starting today, fans can submit their ideas regarding what new food items they would like to see served this summer.
Hard to believe that it's "Take Me Out To The Ball Game" time again, but it is! The Whitecaps season opener was Monday April 9th at Fifth Third ball park when they took on the Bowling Green Hit Rods...
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