Baseball fans around New England have been waiting months and months for what the Futures Collegiate Baseball League delivered over the past week.
The six-team circuit’s 2020 season is just a week old, and it’s been hard to contain the excitement at ballparks around the region. Players and spectators alike are finally back in action after months of disruption caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.
While the look and feel around the ballyard may be different and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts may be keeping fans away from the seats for the time being, there is no lack of talent on the field. This is where some of New England’s top stars are spending the summer, and it’s been a fun start to the season.
Here is a look at some of the headlines from the first week of the 2020 season of Futures League baseball: