Well, who didn’t chuckle, or at least smile, when they found out the new team would be called the Flying Squirrels?On the new local baseball team's nickname, click here to read "Flying Squirrels, indeed" at Richmond.com.
Some were probably expressing relief -- at least they won’t have to put up with watching a puffy Rhino or Hush Puppy mascot dance on top of the dugout. Others had to laugh because it was a stretch trying to remember when a flying squirrel was last seen in Richmond.
Wednesday, October 21, 2009
Flying Squirrels, indeed
Well, the contest is over and on April 15, 2010 the new baseball team in Richmond, a franchise in the Eastern League, will play its first game at The Diamond.