PHOTO: The, uh, 'crowd' in Houston

By Mike Axisa | Baseball Writer

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Late season games between two non-contenders are always a bit of a drag. The games don't mean anything aside from draft position and unless a great pitcher like Felix Hernandez or Jose Fernandez is on the mound, there isn't much of a reason to watch. That's how I feel, anyway.

Apparently a whole bunch of people in Houston felt the same way on Thursday. Here's the crowd at first pitch for the Astros-Mariners game:

Look at the bright side, lines for concessions and the restrooms are probably short, plus you've got a better chance of catching a foul ball. I bet you could get a great parking spot as well.

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