Saturday, April 5, 2014

Houston Astrodome... Did You Know???














Did You Know...



This is a pretty neat baseball stat
I heard on the radio the other day.


Do you know who hit the very first
homerun in the Houston Astrodome???


Houston Astrodome

Houston Astrodome

Houston Astrodome




Go ahead... take a guess.

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It was The Mick!



Mickey Mantle New York Yankees #7

Mickey Mantle New York Yankees #7



He did it during an exhibition game between
the New York Yankees and the Houston Astro's. It was April 9, 1965
and the pitcher was Turk Farrell.


Mickey Mantle at bat in Houston Astrodome April 9, 1965

Mickey Mantle hitting first HR in Houston Astrodome April 9, 1965







Baseball Hall of Fame... Mickey Mantle