Bluefish open season tonight

Tonight marks the season opener for the Bridgeport Bluefish. General manager Bob Goughan says the team has sold close to 1,000 tickets, and is hoping

BRIDGEPORT - Tonight marks the season opener for the Bridgeport Bluefish. General manager Bob Goughan says the team has sold close to 1,000 tickets, and is hoping for a boost in attendance through the entire season. He says the team averaged 2,300 fans per game in 2011, which was the lowest figure for any team in the league. The game, to be played against the Camden Riversharks, marks the start of the team's 15th anniversary season. First pitch is scheduled for 7:05 p.m.

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