As you're sprucing up your lawn this spring, baseball grounds crews are getting their turf in tiptop shape. Don't miss these great photos, fun facts and insider tips from some of the country's most popular ballparks.
Check out these photos and learn about what goes on behind the scenes at Minute Maid Park. And don't forget to vote for Houston on our "Pin Your Turf" Pinterest board.
Here are some team facts:
-Major news for 2013 is that the Astros moved from the National League to the American League where they will now face fellow Texas team the Rangers on a regular basis in the American League West.
-The team has a new manager this year in Bo Porter as well as a new logo. The fan slogan for this season is "It's a whole new ballgame."
-The team mascot is Orbit.
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