Today is a glorious day. Pitchers and catchers are reporting for spring training. The dark, depressing days in the calendar between football and baseball seasons are almost over.
This blog’s favorite team, the Milwaukee Brewers, don’t hold their first official workout until tomorrow. But many players have already shown up, whether out of a veteran’s offseason boredom or a prospect’s desire to make a good impression on the higher-ups. Either way, the boys of summer are getting ready, and opening day can’t get here soon enough.