Mayor Helene Schneider welcomed Bill Pintard and his Santa Barbara Foresters to their new home at Pershing Park. The club has brought six National Baseball Congress World Series trophies to the city. Players stood for the anthem before the home opener. John Jensen (13) got the first hit and scored the first run in a 7-4 win over the Orange County Riptide. A young fan’s souvenir jersey needs some straightening out.