Feel free to take a minute to pull out your calendar, because February 12th is the first date in a long line of exciting moments for the Toronto Blue Jays this year. It is when Blue Jays pitchers and catchers report to Dunedin, Florida for spring training, just days in advance of the rest of the team.
For the players, getting back to playing baseball is always a welcome time of the year, while the fans have a lot to look forward to as well.
The Blue Jays play in the Florida Grapefruit League during spring training along with 14 other MLB teams. They will begin their spring training schedule on February 24th before they head north to open the season against the Cleveland Indians in Toronto.
The Blue Jays have slightly over a month in Florida to prepare for the season, and the fans have plenty to look forward to during that time, besides the warm weather ahead. Here are 10 things Blue Jays fans can look forward to during spring training.