Red Sox announce key Spring Training dates

Doesn't it feel like the Winter Meetings were yesterday and the start of baseball and the beginning of the Red Sox return to the World Series was an eternity away?

Well, the season is officially a calendar month away and the Red Sox just announced the report dates for pitchers and catchers, as well as the full squad, for Spring Training:

Friday, February 19th: First workout for pitchers and catchers

Wednesday, February 24th: First full-squad workout

The countdown to our first glimpse of David Price, Craig Kimbrel and Carson Smith in Red Sox uniforms is 38 days. Start the clock.

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