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Sad Fact Friday: Goodbye Tal’s Hill

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Artist rendition of the new centerfield from the Houston Astros

This is the last year of Tal’s Hill, the 30 degree incline in centerfield at Minute Maid Park. Miss Baseball is a little sad that it is leaving.

Some facts about the hill:

With the removal of the hill the center field wall will be 409 and not 436

It will now be the 6th longest outfield

No injuries were ever cause by the hill

Now lets go to the tape

For more info go to http://www.foxsports.com/southwest/story/astros-removing-tal-s-hill-at-minute-maid-park-060415