Alex Box Stadium (LSU)


Opening Day An Event at LSU

BATON ROUGE, La. – The fans congregating grew impatient. Traffic on Nicholson Drive flashed headlight after headlight with no visible breaks. Meanwhile, public address announcements boomed over the speakers at nearby Alex Box Stadium. Opening night at the ballpark was close enough to smell, but a moat of speeding cars kept these patrons stranded a few hundred feet from their destination.

Would they miss first pitch? Heck, what were they already missing?

No one wants to miss Opening Day. No batters are slumping. Everyone has hope. It is a time to put faces with names and players with positions. It[…]