Spring training is officially underway and we’ve already got our first great video to share!
Class is officially in session. pic.twitter.com/EYI3eIedBV— Philadelphia Phillies (@Phillies) February 17, 2021
I don’t really recall the team or the manager being mic’d up like this before, so if we get a steady diet of stuff like this, it’ll be that much better for fans.
On to the links.
- The team added a left-handed reliever yesterday on a minor league deal.
- Joe Girardi is focused on how his team can get back to the playoffs after what feels like a forever long drought.
- Here’s a look at each position on the roster as spring training opens shortly for all players.
- One avenue of thought is that Girardi needs to prove himself this year after falling short of the playoffs.
- The Padres have locked in their young superstar Fernando Tatis, Jr. on a 14 (!) year deal reportedly worth $340 million.
- Toronto will open their season this year in Dunedin, their spring training home, while the pandemic still continues on.
- These players that were injured in 2020 are going to be difference makers this season as they return.
- The Mets are still interested in adding to their rotation, sniffing around Taijuan Walker to bolster the front five.