Baseball Spring Training in Pictures

Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli takes his turn in the batting cage during a spring training workout in Bradenton, Fla. AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar

The Tigers practice during the first day of workouts for pitchers and catchers in Lakeland, Florida. Mark Cunningham/MLB Photos/Getty Images

The Giants pitchers during ground-ball drills in Scottsdale, Ariz. AP Photo/Darron Cummings

Pirates catcher Wilkin Castillo during long toss in Bradenton, Fla. AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar

The Mets pitchers throw a bullpen session at Tradition Field in Port St. Lucie, Fla. Brad Barr-USA TODAY Sports

Pablo Sandoval of the Red Sox sprints with a resistance band at Fenway South in Fort Myers, Fla. Michael Ivins/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images

Washington Nationals catchers line the field during a drill in Viera, Fla. AP Photo/David Goldman

Coach Omar Vizquel of the Tigers hits a rag ball to pitchers during a workout at TigerTown in Lakeland, Fla. Mark Cunningham/MLB Photos/Getty Images

Texas Rangers getting loose during workout in Surprise, Az. Rodger Mallison/Fort Worth Star-Telegram/TNS/Getty Images

Red Sox pitchers and catchers participate in conditioning drills in Fort Myers, Fla. Michael Ivins/Boston Red Sox/Getty Images

Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner, last year's World Series hero, throws a bullpen session at Scottsdale Stadium. Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

The Blue Jays Josh Donaldson taking batting practice in Dunedin, Fla. Rick Madonik/Toronto Star/Getty Images

Alex Rodriguez takes batting practice at the Yankees minor league complex in Tampa. REUTERS/Scott Audette

Justin Verlander, left, and Kyle Lobstein of the Tigers during the rag ball drill in Lakeland, Fla. Mark Cunningham/MLB Photos/Getty Images

Red Sox pitchers work out with medicine balls during conditioning drills. Barry Chin/The Boston Globe/Getty Images

Giants stretching during a workout at Scottsdale Stadium. Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports

Detail shot of fielding exercises by the Mets. Mandatory Credit: Brad Barr-USA TODAY Sports

The Braves stretching in Kissimmee, Fla. AP Photo/David Goldman

Giants fans holds baseballs and pens in hopes of getting an autograph in Scottsdale, Ariz. AP Photo/Darron Cummings

The Mets pitchers during fielding drills in Port St. Lucie, Fla. Mandatory Credit: Brad Barr-USA TODAY Sports

Blue Jays pitcher Steve Delabar does a high kick as he loosens up. Rick Madonik/Toronto Star/Getty Images

Braves pitcher Jose Veras works out with resistance bands. AP Photo/David Goldman

The Padres run during practice in Peoria, Ariz. AP Photo/Charlie Riedel

Red Sox pitchers warm up with conditioning drills. Barry Chin/The Boston Globe/Getty Images

The White Sox warm up in Phoenix. AP Photo/John Locher

Astros catcher Evan Gattis autographs a doll with his likeness for a fan in Kissimmee, Fla. AP Photo/David Goldman

The Nationals work out at Space Coast Stadium in Viera, Fla. Reinhold Matay-USA TODAY Sports

The morning warm-up routine for the Blue Jays. Rick Madonik/Toronto Star/Getty Images

Pirates pitchers Jeff Locke, right, and A.J. Burnett, center, watch Antonio Bastardo throw a bullpen session. AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar

The White Sox's Avisail Garcia's shadow is cast as he hits balls during a workout in Phoenix. AP Photo/John Locher