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Photo of the Day: Astros prospect Mark Appel loved Craig Biggio before he was a Hall of Famer

Courtesy @MAppel26

As we grow older, we realize that some of our childhood heroes just don't hold up. For example, I loved Sailor Mars, but she couldn't play second and was also completely fictional.

But Astros prospect Mark Appel chose well: 

May everyone we looked up to when were children make us as proud.