Happy campers in Florida
Pitchers and catchers are scheduled to arrive first on Saturday, Feb. 15, then the full squad follows on Tuesday, Feb. 18 to begin two weeks of preparation and drills.
Even before the official reporting dates, many pitchers and players get to Fort Myers early and start working out at JetBlue Park in January.
Pitchers and catchers are scheduled to arrive first on Feb. 15, then the full squad follows on Feb. 18.
Fans will begin flocking to Fort Myers in February to see the first full-squad workout on Feb. 20 which begins two weeks of preparation and drills, and more will take vacations to Florida's Gulf Coast to see the Grapefruit League games that begin on Feb. 28.
After the spring training slate of games is complete, and the Mayor's Cup battle between the Red Sox and Twins has been settled, the games become real and Fenway prepares for another home opener.