KANNAPOLIS, N.C. — After a couple of year-long wait, Atrium Well being Ballpark in downtown Kannapolis lastly debuted for its meant function.
The Charlotte 49ers opened the stadium with a 15-5 win over visiting Appalachian State on Tuesday night time.
The venue, the house of the minor league Kannapolis Cannon Ballers, has served a number of functions regardless of the 2020 season being canceled, together with as a public park.
However Tuesday it noticed gamers on the diamond in entrance of a “promote out” crowd, whereas nonetheless observing Gov. Roy Cooper’s newest Govt Order at 30 % capability.
“It was nice to see in entrance of our fan base and on this surroundings seeing our guys present out,” stated 49ers coach Robert Woodard.
Kannapolis will start the minor league season at house on Could 4 towards the Down East Wooden Geese.
The Cannon Ballers are the Low-A East affiliate of the Chicago White Sox.