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Astros Release Renderings of Tal’s Hill Removal

Houston Astros New LogoThe Houston Astros are planning to get rid of Tal’s Hill, the quirky little elevated mound in deep center field at Minute Maid Park.  To illustrate the new-look field, the club has released renderings of the $15 million renovation plan that also includes bringing in the fences in center field.  Read more here

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Ballpark Quirks: Minute Maid Park’s Tal’s Hill

Sports IllustratedHouston Astros New LogoIn a series called “Ballpark Quirks,” Sports Illustrated takes a look at the distinctive features and oddities that make up each of MLB’s 30 parks. Up now: Minute Maid Park’s Tal’s Hill.  Read more and view photos here.  See a close-up photo of Tal’s Hill here.

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