Huzzah, baseball season is here...finally.
While every team's roster is finally getting into shape, there are always a few players who jump out to fans with the "I didn't know that's where he went" statement.
Frequently, that happens with veteran starters who still have a little something in the tank. They sign minor league contracts in spring training and leapfrog prospects to make the opening day rotation.
The 2012 offseason was no different, with a number of well-preserved pitchers getting an additional chance in a new venue.
Here are some of their stories.