Although temperatures hovered around zero degrees in Chicago on Wednesday, Grapefruit and Cactus League competition kicked off down south. Jose Bautista launched the first home run of Spring Training, Josh Reddick of the Oakland Athletics made not one, but two, incredible catches, and we learned that the Angels’ Josh Hamilton will miss a minimum of two weeks due to a calf injury.
Here’s the latest from around the league:
“Josh Hamilton out at least two weeks.” – ESPN Los Angeles
“Mike Trout signs one-year contract.” - ESPN Los Angeles