Ald. Holmes throws out the first pitch in the season opener.

At 10:45 a.m. on March 28, Fifth Ward alderman Delores Holmes cut the ribbon for the new baseball field and stands at Evanston Township High School. District 202 Superintendent Dr. Eric Witherspoon, Athletic Director Chris Livatino, Finance Director Bill Stafford and the ETHS baseball teams were on hand to share in the ceremonies. Shortly afterward, Ald. Holmes threw the first pitch to open the ETHS baseball season.