SUGAR LAND, Texas -- The Sugar Land Skeeters’ season gets into full swing this week with Opening Day slated for Thursday, April 20, at Constellation Field.

The 2016 Atlantic League Champions take the field at 7:05 p.m. Thursday in the first of a 7-game series against the Bridgeport Bluefish.

The Skeeters re-signed 2016 Atlantic League All-Star pitcher Andrew Johnston and added several new players to its roster for the 2017 season.

In addition to new faces on its roster, Skeeters fans will also experience new and improved additions to Constellation Field. Additions include new video boards, a new mobile app and menu items, such as “The Mound”: fried potato wedges smothered in chopped brisket, cheddar cheese, scallions and horseradish cream.

Tickets start at $9 each. For more information, visit the Sugar Land Skeeters’ website.