Red hoodies, white wool jerseys, caps and pennants virtually jumped off the shelves and fans stood in long lines at the Major League Baseball-approved venues for the privilege of laying their money down.
For the dozen or so photographers working the crowd for the company called FanFoto, it was a day filled with lots of potential "ka-chings."
Moving through the stands the photographers were flagged down by fan after fan who wanted a photograph taken inside the park to memorialize the day.
The digital photographs will be posted online tomorrow and fans can purchase them for prices starting at $12.99 per picture..
“This is my last day of work” this season “and it is my most profitable day of work,” said the shooter who goes by the name Craig Downtown. “I’ve already taken, like, 1,300 photos.”