Indians pitchers and catchers officially reported to spring training in Goodyear, Arizona this morning. Here is visual proof that players haven't just reported, they've also gotten dressed and picked up a baseball:
You can tell it's a serious workout, because guys are wearing shorts.
Mark Shapiro chose to taunt snowbound fans with this shot:
A lifeline from Goodyear on a frigid winter day. It is THAT time. pic.twitter.com/DB3267a2G7— Mark Shapiro (@MarkShapiro) February 11, 2014
Real cool, Mark, real cool.
Pitchers and catchers aren't the only one's who've made it there:
The team's best player is already in camp, four days before he had to report:
Kip too. pic.twitter.com/z16W8LBiVw— Mark Shapiro (@MarkShapiro) February 11, 2014
Sadly, not all of his pals have joined him yet:
@JoAnnaLGarcia When are you letting that little guy off the leash so he can come out to Az?!— Jason Kipnis (@TheJK_Kid) February 11, 2014
It looks like he'll be there soon though:
Send him JoAnna, send him!