The Opening Day Experience

Nomar Mazara right fielder for the Texas Rangers

The grounds crew prepare the field for the Opening Day baseball game between the Houston Astros and Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington on March 29, 2018 in Arlington, Texas.

Now, according to the Elias Sports Bureau, the 28-year-old right fielder going in his fifth big league season is the only player with leadoff homers in consecutive openers.

Overall, it marks the 18th season that the Astros and Rangers have played in the regular season with the victor of the year's series receiving the coveted Silver Boot. He hit six more homers in the postseason, including five in the World Series against the Los Angeles Dodgers.

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Four relievers held the Astros to one hit over the final four innings, capped by Keone Kela pitching around a walk in the ninth.

Baseball returns Thursday with an all-team opening day, the first of its kind since 1968, when there were just 20 Major League Baseball franchises. He struck out four and walked one in a 99-pitch stint. You know, first series and opening day, right?

BC-BBA-Astros-Rangers, 1st Ld-Writethru, 721Fister controls Astros in Texas debut as Rangers win 5-1AP Photo ARL103, ARL106, ARL104, ARL101, ARL109, ARL113, ARL112Eds: Rangers 5, Astros 1.

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When Houston was unable to play at home in an August series because of the aftereffects of Hurricane Harvey, a plan to switch home series with Texas was not accepted by the Rangers, forcing the teams to play the three games at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla. Houston will counter with ace Justin Verlander.

Cole Hamels will be the Rangers' starting pitcher. Manager A.J. Hinch said the Astros will determine after the first five games if Gurriel is healthy enough to join the team.

Astros lefty Dallas Keuchel (14-5 last season), the 2015 AL Cy Young Award victor, starts against Rangers newcomer Doug Fister (5-9 for Boston).

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ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) - Doug Fister was waiting for a phone call in free agency this time last year after making 32 starts for the Houston Astros in 2016, the year before they won their first World Series.

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