HOUSTON – The Houston Astros gave fans a new treat Saturday at the annual FanFest.
The team introduced its new alternate jersey, which will be worn for regular season games and Spring Training games. The jerseys are navy blue, with the familiar 80's rainbow stripe on the side. The 'Stros will wear an orange cap with a navy bill.
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More than 11,000 fans attended the FanFest at Minute Maid Park. The event capped off an exiting week after the team's Winter Caravan appearances in Austin, Corpus Christi, San Antonio and around the Houston area.
Nearly 30 current and former players were in attendance for FanFest.
The majority of the FanFest proceeds will benefit the Astros Foundation.