With fans back, ballpark workers enjoy chance to return

Miami Marlins suite attendant Lisa Eckstein poses for a photo in front of loanDepot Park, the Marlins’ home ballpark, Wednesday, July 7, 2021, in Miami. With baseball fans back in the stands and concessions being sold, ballpark employees have had a chance to return after the pandemic hit many of them hard. Eckstein said she was apprehensive about going back to work this season. She hadn’t been going out much, except for groceries, but she knew there would be safety precautions. (AP Photo/Rhona Wise)

A suite attendant at the Miami Marlins’ home ballpark, Lisa Eckstein had a chance to reconnect with a familiar face when she returned to work this season.