The New York Yankees have assembled to begin spring training, and the excitement among Yankees fans is palpable.
Although the winter has been mild in the northeast, it has been a long winter especially for baseball fans who can think of nothing else but baseball.
Now that the team has arrived for spring training, we can start to get a look at some of the changes that occurred during the offseason, including some new pitching talent, and see how it all affects the team.
The success of any team relies on collective contributions, but we all know that it begins with pitching. Any team's strength is built on a solid pitching foundation.
With a few bumps in the road, and maybe a nasty ditch or two, last season's pitching was pretty solid. Take a look at some projections for the starting pitching staff of 2012.