Went to the College Baseball Classic. Saw the Baylor vs. LSU game. The workers were working and doing welding during the game. I should have taken a pic.
How do we know baseball is God's favorite sport? First words of the Bible: "In the big inning..."
Mike Acosta @AstrosTalk Mar 21
Three new flag poles are now attached to the limestone archway in center. Flags will be raised and lowered from the low roof track.
Mike Acosta @AstrosTalk 1h1 hour ago
The finishing touches of the new Astros batter's eye in center.
I like the faux ivy
Any reason why they did 2 boards per side instead of 1 giant board on that random rectangle monument looking thing?
The one constant through all the years, Ray, has been baseball. America has rolled by like an army of steamrollers. It has been erased like a blackboard, rebuilt and erased again. But baseball has marked the time.
Some pics from a media tour tonight:
Season Ticket Holder seats at Budweiser Batter's Eye Box & Bar:
Julia MoralesVerified account @JuliaMorales 4h4 hours ago
Lexus Field Club. It's where Tal's Hill used to be. It's also really, really cool.
Photo Gallery from Houston Chronicle: http://www.chron.com/sports/astros/a...photo-12634473
Some more pics at this twitter account: https://twitter.com/juliamorales
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Some pics from this weekend's series against KC...
As this was my first visit, I was surprised by how close this ballpark was to downtown Houston and by how little local revitalization had taken place (there were several rundown warehouses with homeless individuals sleeping on curbs or heckling guests). However, within the ballpark, there were a variety of concession options, and the new additions of Shake Shack and Torchy's look beautiful.IMG_0531.jpgIMG_0534.jpgIMG_0539.jpgIMG_0541.JPG
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"Baseball is like church. Many attend, few understand. "
US baseball manager (1906 - 1991)