It's that time of year again. When those two heart-warming little words echo across the baseball universe: Opening Day. While it may not be an official holiday, many baseball fans consider it the start of spring, as sunny blue skies show cold gray winter the door. And with the promise of a new season, comes a whole new chance to capture the unconditional beauty of baseball.Jamie Squire/Getty Images Playing Hooky Mark Brown/Getty Images #MSDStrong Miami Herald/TNS via Getty Images Hello...Goodbye Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images Sliding into 2018 Like... Richard Rodriguez/Getty Images Red, White and Beard Mike Stobe/Getty Images By the Hammer of Thor! Patrick Smith/Getty Images Warp Speed, Mr. Machado Mike Stobe/Getty Images Dog Days of March Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images Double Whammy Patrick Smith/Getty Images Game Shaver Harry How/Getty Images Poetry in Motion Stephen Brashear/Getty Images Welcome Home Richard Rodriguez/Getty Images Winning Streak Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Moon Over the Majors Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images Farewell 'Doc' Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Welcome to the Sho Harry How/Getty Images 'And Look Who's Coming Up…'