Reds' pitchers, catchers report to camp Feb. 12

Full squad scheduled to arrive in Goodyear, Ariz., on Feb. 15

CINCINNATI -- Reds fans itching for baseball to return to the forefront now have some dates to circle on their calendars.

Pitchers and catchers are slated to report to camp in Goodyear, Ariz., on Feb. 12. The full squad is scheduled to be on site Feb. 15.

The dates were announced by the club on Thursday.

Last month, the Reds announced their Cactus League schedule of 38 games, which begins with three straight contests vs. the Indians on Feb. 22-24 at Goodyear Ballpark.

The spring schedule wraps with two games against the D-backs at Chase Field on March 29-30.

Complete ticket details can be found at reds.com/spring.

Cincinnati's Opening Day of the 2013 season is April 1 vs. the Angels at Great American Ball Park.

Mark Sheldon is a reporter for MLB.com. Read his blog, Mark My Word, and follow him on Twitter @m_sheldon. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.