Sights of baseball's spring training

Baseball is back. A good chunk of MLB teams reported to spring training this week. Here are some of the sights of the spring — a sunny reminder that opening day is just around the corner.

Baseballs rest in a basket as the Los Angeles Dodgers head to drills during spring training baseball practice in Glendale, Ariz., Friday, Feb. 14, 2014

Baseballs rest in a basket as the Los Angeles Dodgers head to drills during spring training baseball practice in Glendale, Ariz., Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman, left, and second baseman Dan Uggla arrive for a spring training baseball workout, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Kissimmee, Fla

Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman, left, and second baseman Dan Uggla arrive for a spring training baseball workout, Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Kissimmee, Fla. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

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Pittsburgh Pirates manager Clint Hurdle, left, hugs catcher Russell Martin, right, as he arrives for the team's first day of baseball spring training for pitchers and catchers, in Bradenton, Fla., Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

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Arizona Diamondbacks stretch during baseball spring training Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

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Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cliff Lee, center, stretches with teammates during spring training baseball practice Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014, in Clearwater, Fla. (AP Photo/Charlie Neibergall)

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Washington Nationals relief pitcher Tyler Clippard, right, performs a standing long jump test during a spring training baseball workout, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Viera, Fla. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw leads teammates running stairs during spring training baseball practice in Glendale, Ariz., Friday, Feb. 14, 2014

Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Clayton Kershaw leads teammates running stairs during spring training baseball practice in Glendale, Ariz., Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

St. Louis Cardinals arrive in Florida

St. Louis Cardinals catcher Yadier Molina jogs along a warning track during an informal spring training baseball practice Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Jupiter, Fla. Cardinals pitchers and catchers first official practice is scheduled for Thursday. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

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Los Angeles Dodgers' Carl Crawford jumps during a drill at spring training baseball practice in Glendale, Ariz., Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

St. Louis Cardinals arrive in Florida

St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Lance Lynn throws during an informal spring training baseball practice Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Jupiter, Fla. Cardinals pitchers and catchers first official practice is scheduled for Thursday. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

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Detroit Tigers pitcher Joba Chamberlain stretches during the team's first day of baseball spring training for pitchers and catchers, in Lakeland, Fla., Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

New York Mets' Ike Davis pushes a batting cage into place during spring training baseball practice Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Port St. Lucie, Fla

New York Mets' Ike Davis pushes a batting cage into place during spring training baseball practice Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Humble Goldschmidt becomes face of Diamondbacks

Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt hits during spring training baseball practice Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2014, in Scottsdale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

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Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Brian Wilson bunts during baseball spring training in Glendale, Ariz., Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

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Detroit Tigers manager Brad Ausmus, right, tosses to pitcher Max Scherzer (37) during a drill on the team's first day of baseball spring training for pitchers and catchers in Lakeland, Fla., Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)

San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence, left, greets pitcher Jean Machi, right, as catcher Guillermo Quiroz watches in the locker room at baseball spring training, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Scottsdale, Ariz. Giants pitchers and catchers arrived Friday for physicals before beginning training Saturday

San Francisco Giants outfielder Hunter Pence, left, greets pitcher Jean Machi, right, as catcher Guillermo Quiroz watches in the locker room at baseball spring training, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Scottsdale, Ariz. Giants pitchers and catchers arrived Friday for physicals before beginning training Saturday. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)

Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig signs autographs for fans after spring training baseball practice in Glendale, Ariz., Friday, Feb. 14, 2014

Los Angeles Dodgers' Yasiel Puig signs autographs for fans after spring training baseball practice in Glendale, Ariz., Friday, Feb. 14, 2014. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya)

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Washington Nationals relief pitcher Ryan Mattheus signs an autograph for a fan during a break in their spring training baseball workout, Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, in Viera, Fla. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)

Orioles take field for first workout

Baltimore Orioles' Chris Davis puts pine tar on his bat during batting practice at the baseball team's spring training facility in Sarasota, Fla., Thursday, Feb. 13, 2014. Orioles pitchers and catchers are scheduled for their first workout Friday, with the first full-squad workout Wednesday. (AP Photo/Gene J. Puskar)