Here's a look at important MLB dates.
Feb. Salary arbitration hearings.
Feb. 12. Mandatory reporting date for all players taking part in the World Baseball Classic. Pitchers and catchers reporting date.
Feb. 15. Voluntary reporting date to Spring Training for position players.
Feb. 20. Mandatory reporting date for Spring Training.
March. 2-11. Contract renewals of unsigned players.
March 2-19. World Baseball Classic.
March 13. Last day of placing players on unconditional release waivers.
March 27. Last request day for unconditional waivers of a player without paying their full 2013 salary.
March 31. Opening Day. Active rosters reduced to 25 players.
Until then, see ya at Spring Training.
-- Joe Boesch