El Paso Chihuahuas opening night

By Sgt. Marcus FichtlApril 19, 2015

A Soldier from the 1st Armored Division Combat Aviation Brigade's color guard prepares to walk onto the field season during the El Paso Chihuahuas opening night, at El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015.. More than 50 Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for the El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl, 24th Press Camp)
1 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A Soldier from the 1st Armored Division Combat Aviation Brigade's color guard prepares to walk onto the field season during the El Paso Chihuahuas opening night, at El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015.. More than 50 Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for the El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl, 24th Press Camp) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers 11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade, unfurl a field size flag during the El Paso Chihuahuas opening night, at El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015. More than 50 Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for the El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl, 24th Press Camp)
2 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers 11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade, unfurl a field size flag during the El Paso Chihuahuas opening night, at El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015. More than 50 Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for the El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl, 24th Press Camp) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl) VIEW ORIGINAL
A Soldier 11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade, prepares to unfurl a field size flag during the El Paso Chihuahuas opening night, at El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015. More than fifty Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for the El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl, 24th Press Camp)
3 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – A Soldier 11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade, prepares to unfurl a field size flag during the El Paso Chihuahuas opening night, at El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015. More than fifty Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for the El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl, 24th Press Camp) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl) VIEW ORIGINAL
Col. Michael J. Hester, Fort Bliss garrison commander pumps up the crowd as he prepares to throw the ceremonial first pitch during the  El Paso Chihuahuas opening night, at El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015. More than 50 Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for the El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl, 24th Press Camp)
4 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Col. Michael J. Hester, Fort Bliss garrison commander pumps up the crowd as he prepares to throw the ceremonial first pitch during the El Paso Chihuahuas opening night, at El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015. More than 50 Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for the El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl, 24th Press Camp) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl) VIEW ORIGINAL
Players of the El Paso Chihuahuas look upon fireworks and field full of Soldiers from Fort Bliss, Texas during opening night, at the El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015. More than fifty Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl, 24th Press Camp)
5 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Players of the El Paso Chihuahuas look upon fireworks and field full of Soldiers from Fort Bliss, Texas during opening night, at the El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015. More than fifty Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl, 24th Press Camp) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl) VIEW ORIGINAL
Chico, the El Paso Chihuahuas mascot shakes hands with Col. Michael J. Hester, Fort Bliss garrison commander as congressman Beto O'Rourke looks on during the El Paso Chihuahuas opening night, at El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015. More than fifty Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for the El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl, 24th Press Camp)
6 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Chico, the El Paso Chihuahuas mascot shakes hands with Col. Michael J. Hester, Fort Bliss garrison commander as congressman Beto O'Rourke looks on during the El Paso Chihuahuas opening night, at El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015. More than fifty Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for the El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl, 24th Press Camp) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Marcus Fichtl) VIEW ORIGINAL
Soldiers 11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade, unfurl a field size flag during the El Paso Chihuahuas opening night, at El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015. More than fifty Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for the El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Chris Perkey, 24th Press Camp)
7 / 7 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Soldiers 11th Air Defense Artillery Brigade, unfurl a field size flag during the El Paso Chihuahuas opening night, at El Paso, Texas, April 9, 2015. More than fifty Soldiers from across Fort Bliss, Texas supported the opening day for the El Paso Chihuahuas, a AAA baseball affiliate for the Sand Diego Padres. (U.S. Army photo by: Sgt. Chris Perkey, 24th Press Camp) (Photo Credit: Sgt. Chris Perkey) VIEW ORIGINAL