|Soon enough, this will be happening (AP)|
Prominent among the baseball fan's Holy Days of Obligation (truck day, opening day, start of the playoffs, Boileryard Clarke's birthday ... ) is that heaven-sent morning on which the pitchers and catchers of your favorite team show up at spring training.
A glance at the calendar will reveal to you that these liturgies begin in less than one month. This, suffice it to say, is most welcome news. So in order to inject hope and healing anticipation into your wintery existence, let us now list the reporting dates for the pitchers and catchers of all 30 teams (info courtesy of each team's official site) ...
Sunday, Feb. 10
Monday, Feb. 11
Tuesday, Feb. 12
Wednesday, Feb. 13
Know that you shall survive what presently afflicts you.
And, by all means, take your time, Phillies.