With social media phenom Alyson Footer sitting this trip out, I thought I would take the opportunity to step into her shoes and post some batting practice pictures:
You recognize that guy! That's Astros Hall of Fame announcer Milo Hamilton before calling a game in his 59th ballpark. Quite an achievement
Jays OF Corey Patterson talks to Hunter Pence and Michael Bourn.
Astros pitching coach Brad Arnsberg, formerly of the Jays, talks to Toronto media
The Jays had it really rolling for a while
Astros manager Brad Mills visits with Jays manager John Farrell
Clint Barmes, Brian Bogusevic and Chris Johnson wait for BP to start
Astros pitchers stretch on the field
Rogers Centre roof slides open. That part on left slides in between the two parts on the right. A modern marvel, if you ask me
These gals came all the way from Houston to watch the Astros. Talk about die-hard fans!
The CN Tower soars high over Rogers Centre
Chris Johnson reads off the Astros starting lineup for the camera
Astros position players yuck it up as the roof begins to slide open
Michael Bourn and Jason Bourgeois talk before BP