minor league baseball

Kalamazoo's minor league baseball team averaged 2,243 fans a game for its first season.

Growlers averaging just 2,100 fans per game at Homer Stryker Field

Growlers play home opener Friday against Battle Creek

Work is still ongoing but home opener will be played Tuesday

Battle Creek Bombers

Kalamazoo has not had a minor league baseball team since the Kings ceased operations after the 2010 season.