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Admittedly baseball's 84 annual all star game kicked off tonight right here New York 8 o'clock and with ticket prices averaging almost get this 800 dollars each.
It -- -- -- -- game -- -- Rick Leventhal a blood choruses Citi Field and this thing right have a look up there right now correct.
A nice -- breezy and super hot Cheryl one of the great thing about having a media credential for -- you don't have to pay for the ticket and second of all you can get here nice and early.
And -- got a great seat and were up on the Pepsi porch.
Great view of the field bird's eye view from up here -- -- grounds keepers down there were seven hours away from.
The first -- of course but we were down on the field yesterday to watch batting practice for this 84 Midsummer Classic and you know it's not just an exhibition game the league that wins this game gets home field advantage in the World Series and the National League it won the past three All Star Games.
And it's also won the past three World Series so if we wondered if there was a combat -- -- -- it's and we asked.
The AL manager Jim -- that question.
I think this.
It's a nice toast to win this game you do -- I think -- -- road you'll say under no place like call I think they're pretty much sums so.
You know statistically it says it -- it goes you know advantage.
And you know work this this is a tremendous game we're gonna -- -- best to win this game.
And the tigers' Max Scherzer structure the American League the Mets Matt Harvey for the National League the first pitch sometime -- Around 8 o'clock eastern -- I know -- Obama got Matt Harvey that that is -- -- in New York right now on the Spanish tennis going to be some.
Some special guests at the game tonight I'm assuming Bill O'Reilly might be on of them I don't know.
He might be but I'm not aware that we don't know we -- -- -- Simpson.
You have Major League Baseball had a long history of honoring service members members of our armed forces and they've been doing it all season long and in fact tonight.
An even bigger honor for and on number of them some ninety's service members across the country were nominated.
-- were actually able to vote on them just like they were voting on the players themselves.
It's special heroes getting a special tribute on the field tonight.
The final 31 representing each team these are all members of the armed forces we met some of these warriors yesterday.
Including a young men and Joseph -- Chatzky who was an army airborne ranger.
He is actually the first if -- -- to redeploy.
To battle he did five tours in Afghanistan after losing a leg in Iraq.
I've known in the ranger regiment as a three time volunteer they they volunteer to be an army they volunteered to go to airborne school and then they volunteered to try to be selected for service within the ranger -- so -- worked with a great bunch of guys.
Who really enjoy what they do their gaps in the professionals and you know they dedicated server in the world of terrorists.
A well deserved honor for some brave souls will be honored tonight sometime during that pregame which begins at 7:30 eastern time of course -- big boxer.
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