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About the Healdsburg Prune Packers

Over a Century of Local Baseball Excellence
Founded in 1921 in Healdsburg, California, the Healdsburg Prune Packers have not only become a historic part of our Sonoma County community but also a powerhouse in regional and state baseball. Since we've grown into Sonoma County's top team and a nationally recognized force in collegiate baseball.

A Legacy of Success and Recent Triumphs
In recent history the Packers have yielded more than 70 professional players. The Prune Packers have also proudly won 6 North Division Championships in the last 6 years and secured 3 consecutive State Championships over the last 3 years.


Historic Recreation Park: Our Home Turf
Every summer in Sonoma County, historic Recreation Park in the heart of Healdsburg comes alive with the energy of Prune Packers baseball. Our games are a celebration of family-friendly, affordable entertainment, set against the backdrop of a community united by its love for the game.

 

Swinging for the Community: The Healdsburg Prune Packers' Impact Beyond the Field
The Healdsburg Prune Packers are committed to winning on and off the field, enriching our greater community! Our games draw not only passionate fans but also visiting teams, players, and their families, collectively infusing millions of dollars into the local economy. Enthusiastic visitors flock to Healdsburg and surrounding cities like Windsor, Santa Rosa, Petaluma and Rohnert Park, with the primary goal of watching the Prune Packers in action! Their presence extends far beyond the baseball diamond, significantly benefiting restaurants, hotels, and shops. This influx of guests and the economic activity they generate ripple through the region, profoundly enriching and invigorating our community.

Be a Part of Our Story
As a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, your involvement is crucial. Whether through sponsorship, donations, or cheering in the stands, you are a part of our success. ​Help us continue to dominate the field, develop future talent, provide impactful student internships and camps, and provide summers of fun for all in our community. Every contribution, big or small, makes a significant impact. And by becoming a season sponsor of the Healdsburg Prune Packers, businesses not only gain valuable exposure to a diverse and engaged audience but also align themselves with a cherished community institution, enhancing their local presence and goodwill.

Connect With Us
Have questions or want to share your support? Contact us here and join the Prune Packers family.

Experience the Excitement This Season!
Join us for a season of unparalleled baseball action. Check out our SUPER FUN game schedule, secure your tickets, and be part of the thrilling journey of the Healdsburg Prune Packers!

OUR LEADERSHIP

Richard Bugarske

Board President

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Natalie Norman

CEO

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Joey Gomes

GM/Head Coach

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Max Shupe

Board Secretary/Associate Head Coach

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Steven Alderman, EA

Treasurer

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David Opperman IV

Board Member

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BOARD MEMBERS NOT PICTURED
SCOTT PUMA
DAVE HOPPES
RICHARD YATES

The Healdsburg Prune Packers also employ seasonal staffers and host an army of devoted and wonderful interns! To meet them, give us a follow on social media @PRUNEPACKERS

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