NEW YORK -- Freezing temperatures may finally be a fixture in New York City, but spring is fast approaching. Mets pitchers and catchers will formally work out for the first time on Feb. 19, according to Major League Baseball, with the first full-squad workout set for Feb. 26. The Mets previously announced that pitchers and catchers will report to Port St. Lucie, Fla., on Feb. 17.
The Mets' Grapefruit League schedule begins March 3 with a 1:05 p.m. ET game against the Nationals.
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