Today was the first full squad practice of the spring. Over 190 minor leaguers took to the fields at the Carpenter Complex. Continue reading 2022 Spring Training, 3/8/2022
Minicamp has morphed into spring training. Today, the position players reported to the Complex for their physicals. The first full-squad workout will be tomorrow.
We arrived at the Complex around ten o’clock to watch any activity by the pitchers. We knew it would be a long day for us since we had heard that Abel and Painter would be pitching live BP. Those has been scheduled for after two o’clock so far.
Today is the opening of spring training. Over 60 players and a seemingly equal number of coaches were at the Carpenter Complex for a pre-spring training mini-camp for some young and some veteran minor leaguers.
Since this is happening at a time when we would normally expect to have major league spring training, I’m declaring this the start of our spring training reporting. If that’s not reason enough, then Dave Dombrowski was here, too. Nuff Said.
This is the first in what I hope can soon become a daily report. Continue reading 2022 Spring Training, 2/11/22