Dragons superfan Mike Belcher stood patiently at the main turnstile waiting for the bellowing horn that allows entrance into Fifth Third Field. He’d received the news on his phone but was more concerned about the cold weather for Friday’s home opener.
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Great Lakes Loons at Dayton Dragons, 6 p.m. doubleheader start with 25-minute break between seven-inning games (gates open at 5:30 p.m.) Game 1 on Ch. 7.2, Time Warner 23/372; both games on 980-AM.