You must be a digital subscriber to view this article. We hope that you continue to enjoy our free content. Partly cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 69F. WSW winds at 10 to 20 mph, decreasing to less than 5 mph.. Partly cloudy. A stray shower or thunderstorm is possible. Low 69F. WSW winds at 10 to 20 mph, decreasing to less than 5 mph. In January of 2018 at The Diamond, workers installed a new backstop and added protective netting that extends to the far ends of the dugouts, at a team cost of about $35,000. In January of 2018 at The Diamond, workers installed a new backstop and added protective netting that extends to the far ends of the dugouts, at a team cost of about $35,000. Ray Edwards wanted to change seats. He has been a Richmond Flying Squirrels season-ticket holder since the team started playing at The Diamond in 2010. For the first eight seasons, Edwards sat behind home plate. As time progressed, he became interested in altering his perspective and moving closer to the Squirrels dugout. Edwards did not feel safe doing so until last season, before which the Squirrels installed protective netting that extends to the far ends of the dugouts. He sai...