Players try out the new covered baseball pavilion at Wills Park in Alpharetta. ALPHARETTA YOUTH BASEBALL ASSOCIATION
Photo: For the AJC
Photo: For the AJC

Enjoy baseball, rain or shine, at this new N. Fulton pavilion

Summer is baseball’s season, but in metro Atlanta that Georgia rain can spoil a good game.

Now in Alpharetta, baseball fans can enjoy America’s pastime in the rain or shine.

Last week the city in north Fulton County unveiled a baseball pavilion at Wills Park. The facility spans more than 6,000 square feet and includes several amenities for baseball fans of all ages.

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“We are proud of the partnership and commitment between the Alpharetta Youth Baseball Association (AYBA) and the city, which provided a successful realization of this project,” said Scott Williamson, AYBA president. 

The facility features eight batting cages, two pitching lanes, an open warm-up area and energy efficient LED lighting.

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AYBA manages several baseball programs in conjunction with Alpharetta Recreation and Parks, including programs for ages 4-19 during the spring, summer and fall seasons. 

For more information, on the AYBA and this new facility, visit alpharettayouthbaseball.org.

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