Mets’ Pitchers and Catchers Report
Move over football. It’s time for America’s pastime: baseball. Pitchers and catchers for the New York Mets have reported to camp at Port St. Lucie, along with most of the other roster invitees who hope to get an early start on the 2013 season. Last season started out promising, but the team did a 180 and tanked the rest of the year. While most baseball analysts are predicting a train wreck of a year for the 2013 Mets, the start of Spring Training always brings hope.
Realistically, the Mets are building for the future. They traded away their Cy Young Award winner in R.A. Dickey for prospects, and spent very little money in the offseason to improve the club. With that said, here are a few things to look forward to this spring:
As you can tell, this season will be all about the young guys. Maybe the Mets can re-energize the fan base that so desperately needs it, and maybe they can take a step forward while that other team in the Bronx seems to be taking a step back. With baseball upon us, the next step is for all this snow to go away…