HUNTSVILLE, Ala. (WHNT) — Former Auburn standout and Trash Pandas stud Sonny DiChiara made a pit stop Thursday at Santa’s Village — also known as a fully decorated Toyota Field.

DiChiara stopped by for the Christmas festivities and autograph signing.

News 19 caught up with the ballplayer ahead of his busy evening engaging with fans.

Baseball is currently in a hiatus, but the season is coming. The first home game of the 2023 season is on April 6 against the Chattanooga Lookouts, with fireworks after the game.