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AP PHOTOS: Play ball! Baseball season underway

Tuesday - 4/1/2014, 8:06am  ET

George Uhl, of Sterling Heights, Mich., is made up to look like a baseball before a baseball game between the Detroit Tigers and the Kansas City Royals in Detroit, Monday, March 31, 2014. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)

The Associated Press

Freshly painted logos on the field. Large American flags unfurled in pre-game ceremonies. Fans with painted faces hoping this is their team's year. These were some of the images at ballparks across the country Monday as the 2014 season got underway for most of Major League Baseball's 30 teams.

Here's a collection of photos from on and around the diamond.


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