The easter bunny (center) leads the Arizona Diamondbacks legends
CAPTION: Apr. 8, 2012; Phoenix, AZ, USA; The easter bunny (center) leads the Arizona Diamondbacks legends between innings against the San Francisco Giants at Chase Field. Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-US PRESSWIRE
Chicago White Sox right fielder Alex Rios makes a diving catch to rob the Rangers' Michael Young in the fourth inning Sunday night. The play came right after an Adrian Beltre home run and perhaps prevented a giant inning. Nonetheless, the White Sox fell on the road, 5-0.
I'll tumble for you
Arizona Diamondbacks second baseman Aaron Hill takes a tumble after falling over San Francisco Giants' Melky Cabrera, who dives back safely into second base during the sixth inning.
San Diego Padres' Cameron Maybin, left, steals second base as Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Dee Gordon jumps clear in the fourth inning.
Men of honor
Marines salute during the national anthem before a baseball game between the San Diego Padres and the Los Angeles Dodgers.
The Los Angeles Angels' slugger Albert Pujols backs away from a close pitch off Kansas City Royals starter Jonathan Sanchez - he eventually walked to load the bases - in the third inning.
Matt Garza of the Chicago Cubs smears shaving cream into the face of pitcher Jeff Samardzija after a win against the Washington Nationals at Wrigley Field. The Cubs defeated the Nationals 4-3.
Jason Hammel loses a no-hitter against the Twins, but it doesn't matter. The Orioles get the win and finish off a sweep.
Nowhere to go
Cardinals pitcher Lance Lynn tags out George Kottaras in the third inning on Sunday. St. Louis improves to 3-1 after taking down Milwaukee.
Wrap it up
Astros closer Brett Myers fires a pitch to home plate en route to his first save of 2012. Houston takes two of three from Colorado.
Beasts of the AL East?
Carlos Pena snags the ball and is able to get Curtis Granderson at second base for the force out. The Rays go on to sweep the Yankees.
Watch the hair
Andrew McCutchen lets his hairdo flow after his walk-off homer against the Phillies. Jeff Karstens almost takes a shot to the face.
Jump for joy
Endy Chavez (9), Adam Jones (10) and Nick Markakis (21) get some air after the Orioles complete their sweep of the Twins.
Twins fans Brenna Rollie, left, and Sheila Roux don their Easter headgear and get the attention of a couple players.
Indians catcher Carlos Santana applies the tag, but it's not in time to keep Adam Lind from sliding safely into home.
Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia connects on a single in the first inning at Detroit on Sunday.
Hey, he tried
Reds first baseman Joey Votta dives for the bag, but the Marlins' Emilio Bonifacio beats him.
Ruben Tejada and Ronny Cedeno collide while chasing a pop-up against the Braves.
Can't turn two
Daniel Murphy gets Matt Diaz at second base, but he loses his grip on the ball, killing any chance at a double play.
Get the drift
A ball boy follows a group of balloons in left field during the ninth inning of Saturday night's game between the Oakland Athletics and the Seattle Mariners at O.co Coliseum. The Mariners defeated the Athletics 8-7.
Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp celebrates after catcher A.J. Ellis scores the go-ahead and eventual winning run during the eleventh inning against the San Diego Padres at PETCO Park. The Dodgers beat the Padres 6-5.
Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Dee Gordon jumps past San Diego Padres' Chase Headley (not pictured) after getting the force out at second during the fifth inning in San Diego on Saturday.
It's all a blur
Seattle Mariners right fielder Ichiro Suzuki motions at the plate in the ninth inning against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum. The Mariners defeated the Athletics 8-7.
Just getting by
Seattle Mariners' Kyle Seager slides past the throw to home plate to score during the fourth inning against the Oakland Athletics in Oakland, Calif., on Saturday.
San Francisco Giants' Pablo Sandoval hits a single against the Arizona Diamondbacks during the eighth inning at Chase Field in Phoenix, Ariz. The Diamondbacks defeated the Giants 5-4.
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Under the lights
Minnesota Twins' Denard Span prepares for an at-bat before facing off against the Orioles in Baltimore on Saturday.
Twice as nice
Ryan Braun of the Milwaukee Brewers follows through on a double during the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Miller Park on April 7 in Milwaukee. The Brewers blanked the Cards, 6-0.
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Don't look now
St. Louis Cardinals' Daniel Descalso forces out Milwaukee Brewers' Nyjer Morgan and throws on to first base to complete a double play on Brewers' Ryan Braun during the sixth inning on April 7 in Milwaukee.
Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Scott Atchison tries to stop the bleeding in the sixth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. The Tigers won the game 10-0.
Arizona Diamondbacks' Chris Young connects for an RBI double as San Francisco Giants' Buster Posey and home plate umpire Jim Reynolds look on during the first inning on April 7 in Phoenix.
The shadow knows
Indians third baseman Jack Hannahan deals with shadows on the field in the 12th inning vs. the Toronto Blue Jays in Cleveland. The Indians lost after giving up four runs in the 12th.
Lucas Duda of the New York Mets is congratulated by his teammates for his homer in the 7th inning against the Atlanta Braves at Citi Field on April 7.
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Cleveland Indians' Asdrubal Cabrera is caught between first and second in a run down by Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Yunel Escobar in the first inning in Cleveland on April 7. The game went 12 innings and the Jays won.
I've got a secret
Chicago Cubs starter Matt Garza talks with catcher Geovany Soto during the sixth inning vs. the Washington Nationals in Chicago on April 7. The Cubs dropped their second straight to open the season.
Maybe next time?
It wasn't exactly the debut Albert Pujols was hoping for, grounding into a double play in his first at-bat. However, the fans were still cheering his every move Friday night in Anaheim.
Pretty much every player on the A's looks to be descending on first base as Seattle's Michael Saunders hopes to beat out an infield grounder.
One with the crowd
Sure, it may not be his crowd, but Lance Berkman made nice with the Milwaukee faithful as he makes a nice catch on Opening Day at Miller Park in an 11-5 Cardinals win over the Brewers.
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Hit that one really high
Chris Young shows us where he was aiming after hitting a two-run home run in the first inning in Arizona's 5-4 win over the Giants on Opening Day at Chase Field.
New Giants outfield Melky Cabrera is congratulated by Buster Posey after hitting a two-run home run in the fifth inning of Opening Day in Arizona. Cabrera's shot brought the game to 3-2, but the Giants couldn't make it count in a 5-4 loss to start the season.
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Season's first walk-off
Carlos Pena is swarmed by teammates after hitting the game-winning single in the ninth inning to give the Rays a come-from-behind 7-6 win over the Yankees in both teams first game of the 2012 season. Tampa Bay scored two runs in the ninth against legendary closer Mariano Rivera to get the victory.
Be careful up there
Rolando Sanz performs the national anthem behind the center field wall before Orioles' home opener against the Minnesota Twins in Baltimore.
Using their heads
Young Brewers fans Andrew Kahlow and his brother Austin Kahlow sport some unique headwear for the team's home opener against the St. Louis Cardinals at Miller Park on April 6.
Round and round he goes
Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina rounds third base after hitting a home run off Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Yovani Gallardo in the second inning at Miller Park.
Cardinals left fielder Matt Holliday hits a home run in the third inning against the Milwaukee Brewers on Opening Day.
Rangers catcher Yorvit Torrealba has his mask knocked off by Chicago White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez in the sixth inning during the Rangers' home opener in Arlington.
Rangers second baseman Ian Kinsler celebrates with third baseman Adrian Beltre after scoring in the first inning against the Chicago White Sox at Rangers Ballpark on April 6.
Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano scores a run as Tampa Bay Rays catcher Jose Molina attempts to tag him out at the Rays home opener at Tropicana Field on April 6.
Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher James Shields tags out New York Yankees catcher Russell Martin in the third inning of the Rays home opener at Tropicana Field on April 6.
Brewers fans show their team spirit inside Miller park before an the team's home opener vs. the St. Louis Cardinals on April 6.
The Opening Day bases are displayed before the start of the game between the Tampa Bay Rays and the New York Yankees at Tropicana Field on April 6, in St. Petersburg, Fla.
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Taking one for the team
Texas Rangers' Josh Hamilton hits an RBI sacrifice fly against the Chicago White Sox at the Rangers home opener on April 6.
Baltimore Oriole fans mingle on Eutaw Street before the team's home opener vs. the Minnesota Twins at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on April 6.
And so it begins
Texas starting pitchers Derek Holland, left, and Yu Darvish, of Japan, warm up before the Rangers home opener vs. the Chicago White Sox on April 6, in Arlington, Texas.
Open, open, open
Ever-loyal Orioles fans wait for the gates to open during the team's home opener vs. the Twins at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on April 6.