Pitchers and catchers report with the first set of physicals having started at 7:30. There will be no official workout today. That comes tomorrow.
Chien-Ming Wang will travel over to St. Petersburg for his arbitration hearing against the Yankees. He will get either $4.6 million or $4 million. Either way, it’s a nice raise for the Wanger. The arbitrator has 24 hours to make a decision.
As pitchers and catchers check in at Legends Field, early arriving position players will work out across the street at the minor-league complex. Hideki Matsui will join that crew today.