Though the start of baseball season is still a ways away, players across the state will be able to play ball as early as next month, thanks to Sluggers in Brewer. The new facility is on deck for a grand opening the first weekend of February.
Karl Ward, who is both the owner of Sluggers and the Pesident and CEO of the construction comany on the project, says they've expidited the process, working at about three-times the normal speed, to have players in by winter, and ready for the spring season.
Aamong other amenities, the facility will include an indoor field, batting cages, and an interactive pitching simulator. Sluggers will have a stacked line-up of coaches, including Terren Hall, former standout softball captain for the Black Bears.
For more information, visit MaineSluggers.com.