kevin donati

If the Suns are going to make the playoffs in Kevin Donati's first season as manager, they'll need to go on a run in the season's final week.

PITTSFIELD — It’s the final week of the regular season in the Futures League. If the Pittsfield Suns hope to leapfrog three other teams and make the playoffs, they’re going to have to win a lot of games.

The Suns head into the week seventh out of eight teams in the league standings.


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Howard Herman is a sports columnist at The Berkshire Eagle. The dean of full-time sportswriters in Western Mass., he has been with the Eagle since 1988, and is a member of the New England Baseball and Basketball Hall of Fame.