ESPN.com recently posted an article about independent baseball and, in particular, the Pittsfield Colonials who play in the Can-Am League:
The writer does a good job of conveying the atmosphere at Wahconah Park, and the article features quotes from manager/general manager Jamie Keefe. Photos from the stadium and of the players are included.
The article touches on the attendance struggles in Pittsfield and how the team’s future is in jeopardy.
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