Spring training brings a change in seasons and renewed optimism amongst players and fans alike.
Droves of players, old and new, converge on communities in Florida and Arizona for roughly six weeks of practice, training and team-building.
But spring training isn't all work—players, managers and even owners have fun at the each other's expense.
Of course, it isn't all fun and games—sometimes players get injured, and some of those injuries are brutal and bizarre.
The point is, spring training makes for some outrageous moments both on and off of the field.
Lets take a look at some of the most memorable.