The Raptors played
at 10:00AM on June 27th, 2009 under sunny skies. This was our only morning
game of the season, so for once, the batters would be illuminated via
natural light without having to resort to using flash which can be
Most of these were taken while I was standing on a step stool outside
the center field fence ... and it is a bit of a reach with the
telephoto lens ... but it seems to capture the action ...
especially Bambino's crushing homerun!!! ;-)
Albert, Will, Drew, Helton, A-Rod, Clay, Pudge, and Nick taking swings
Nick on the mound - mouseover image to see related picture
Sultan nicks one on the underside of the bat - mouseover image to see where the ball goes!
Kyle hits a hot one - mouseover image to see another contact swing
Drew fouls one off
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Bambino CONNECTS for what ended up being an inside-the-park home run Mouseover image to see the ball go flying!
Closeups of the crushing hit!!!
And after running around the bases, Bambino was "SAFE" at Home!
Another swing for the fence later in the game - just missed!