PRESS RELEASE – The Blue Sox find themselves atop the standings in the Western Division of the NECBL entering play on Wednesday, but after Thursday’s home game against the Newport Gulls the Blue Sox hope to remain in first place and also find their name written into the record books.
The Blue Sox want fans to come out by the thousands as Holyoke looks to enter the Guinness Book of World Records for the largest Macarena dance in history.
The current record is 1,860, and is held by a high school in Canada but the Blue Sox want to not only break the record but blow it out of the water on Thursday night.
Along with the record-breaking attempt it will be Latino Recognition night as well at MacKenzie Stadium. Get to the ballpark around 5:30 p.m. as the Blue Sox honor Latin Heroes.
Thursday is a very busy night for the Blue Sox as it is also Holyoke Gas and Electric (HG&E) night and there other groups getting recognized as well including Western Mass Intensity: Girls Softball, Department of Children and Family Services and the Green Dragons Tee Ball team.
The game begins at 6:30 p.m., all the pregame festivities begin at 5:30 p.m. so come out and enjoy a great day at the ballpark.