It’s still January, but baseball will be back before you know it with the start of MLB’s spring training less than a month away. Those who have already had enough of winter can focus on the fact that all 30 teams will soon be reporting to facilities in Florida and Arizona in preparation for the 2017 season, which begins April 2.
Pitchers and catchers are set to report starting on Feb. 12 with all teams present and accounted for by Feb. 17. Baseball is giving fans a nice Valentine’s Day present of sorts with 14 teams kicking things off on that day including the defending World Series champion Chicago Cubs in Mesa, Arizona. Position players are scheduled to start showing up on Feb. 16, providing fans with the opportunity to see familiar and perhaps some new faces back in uniform.
Whether your preference is the Grapefruit League in Florida or the Cactus League out in Arizona, here is when and where all 30 teams will hold their spring training.
2017 MLB Spring Training Dates and Locations
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