Yep, I was right about the queues: apparently the first person got there at 4:20 am.
It was all too much for some
@placovara It became a personal option @ 11a when the doors opened & thousands ascended on to the field...— Joel Meier (@Angry_Saguaro) February 8, 2014
The prize acquisition of the day.
Unsurprising line is unsurprising
Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) February 8, 2014
But others felt... Not-so wanted!
Brandon McCarthy (@BMcCarthy32) February 8, 2014
Not just the fans taking pictures
Paul Goldschmidt took over the D-backs Twitter account for a bit...
...but seemed to get the hang of it pretty quickly...
.@DHuddy41 $20— Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) February 8, 2014
...before turning the account over to the veteran presence of Brandon McCarthy
Clubhouse tours revealed player's personalities
David Wallace (@DavidWallce) February 8, 2014
And a record crowd was there for it all
Now: when's the first game?