Marriage and baseball games haven't been far apart, a marriage proposal happens almost every game nowadays. But the Houston Astros Triple-A affiliate Fresno Grizzlies took a step further. The Grizzlies mascot, Parker, became an ordained minister and the team offered a marriage package to fans on Thursday.
#MascotWeddings info for tomorrow: email our Wedding Planner at firstname.lastname@example.org NOW to pre-register pic.twitter.com/Z12pEjILfM— Fresno Grizzlies (@FresnoGrizzlies) May 25, 2016
Well, during Thursday's game, the team had three couples legally married during Fresno's 5-4 win over Oklahoma City.
It's happening...#MascotWeddings pic.twitter.com/tv1146n5pQ— Fresno Grizzlies (@FresnoGrizzlies) May 27, 2016
Monica &Chris have been married for 7 years and are renewing their vows tonight! ⚾️❤️ @FresnoGrizzlies pic.twitter.com/AS8tUeRE5H— HashtagiDo (@HashtagiDo) May 27, 2016
You know your event has hit the big time when Darren Rovell tweets about it:
Parker, the mascot for the @FresnoGrizzlies, legally married three couples tonight pic.twitter.com/otD8VQVMIf— Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) May 27, 2016
Would your loved one let you get married by a mascot?