"I swear to God there were 40 guys," said Shields. "It was amazing. I normally come back a week before spring and I see maybe 10, 12 guys. But it was a full squad out there. It was crazy."
Juan Salas will be delayed by visa issues for a second consecutive year, but otherwise every pitcher and catcher is expected to check in at 9 AM. There seems to be that new attitude flowing around the team, take this for instance: