Arkansan has bird’s-eye view as Astros’ mascot

Posted: November 6, 2017 at 4:30 a.m.

Kyle Hamsher, who graduated from North Pulaski High School in 2003, has performed as a sports mascot for
high school, collegiate and professional teams, including as “Orbit” for the Houston Astros since 2013.

Kyle Hamsher, who graduated from North Pulaski High School in 2003, has performed as a sports mascot for high school, collegiate and professional teams, including as “Orbit” for the Houston Astros since 2013.

Sweat pouring, fuzzy green chest heaving, the Houston Astros mascot leaned against his portable flag pole behind Minute Maid Park’s right-field fence and hoped Game 5 of the World Series would finally come to an end.

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