When we talk about baseball in the Lone Star state, it’s often the Rangers and the Astros that get the glory. But Texas is also home to a different kind of professional baseballer – minor league players swinging under the radar in cities and towns all across the state.
the great part of a minor league game is cheaper tickets, smaller crowds, intensely loyal fans, and the teams seem to be a whole lot less formal – that’s reflected in their mascots. Some are brilliant, some more a swing and a miss.
“These are very silly things, and that’s why you see so many teams have fun with them,” Solomon says.
What you’ll hear in this interview:
– Which mascots are home runs
– Which are foul and why
– Why you shouldn’t take the mascots, or this list, too seriously