Richmond Flying Squirrels soar back to the Diamond on May 4

Posted at 12:24 PM, Feb 18, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-18 12:30:47-05

RICHMOND, Va. -- The Richmond Flying Squirrels will soar back to the Diamond and open the 2021 baseball season on May 4.

“The Squirrels will soon be back in action and we will be making more memories at The Diamond cheering on our hometown team," team CEO Todd “Parney” Parnell said.

Game times and ticket information has not yet been announced.

Due to the pandemic, the 2021 baseball season will not look like any that has come before.

"The schedule includes 10 home series, each consisting of six games beginning on Tuesdays and closing on Sundays," according to a statement from the team.

Home game dates include:

  • May 4-9
  • May 18-23
  • June 1-6
  • June 8-13
  • June 29-July 4
  • July 13-18
  • July 27-August 1
  • August 3-8
  • August 17-22
  • September 7-12

The Flying Squirrels last played on September 2, 2019.

Information about crowd size limits and other COVID safety protocols has not yet been released.