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All-Star Game 2013: The scene on the field

Before the 84th All-Star Game could get under way in Queens, the National League and American League teams had to warm up out on the field -- and even that was quite a show.

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Fans lined up at the gate, hoping to find the best spot for snagging practice shots:

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The National League took the field first -- but a certain AL manager stuck around to spy on his opponents:

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Joey Votto took a few swings outside the cage -- just to get loose:

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"Hello!"

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Godzilla took over the Citi

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Meanwhile, in the AL clubhouse, Joey Bats rocked a shirt that said "Joey Bats":

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Then, the AL took the field -- and (Camera) Flash Gordon posed for pictures:

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"Did somebody order Shake Shack?"

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"I guess we don't need to have that debate again -- thanks Chris Davis."

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"Orioles: ASSEMBLE!"

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"Can you hear me now?"

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When the zaniness was over, it was time to play ball:

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-- Cut4 Staff