Mother Nature likes baseball. She really, really likes baseball. Those predicted thunderstorms are still off to the west and aren't expected to ruin tonight's home opener. Augusta is off to a 2-6 start and looking to escape the Southern Division cellar.
The wind is swirling. It should make every fly ball an adventure.
Team officials are currently watering the infield. Little league teams are walking around the field. Different groups are being introduced.