Pitchers need extra time getting their arms in shape. In addition to catching bullpens, catchers can use that time to develop their catching skills with drills.
Mets Pitchers And Catchers Report To Spring Training Feb. 13
Yankees Pitchers & Catchers report on February 17, 2010, first workout is scheduled for the 18th. Position players report on Febuary 22, and the first full workout on the 23rd.
Friday, February 13th.
Injured players, along with pitchers and catchers may report no earlier than February 14th, all other players may begin training on February 19th.
Feb. 14th for the REDSOX!
Pitchers and catchers generally report to spring training in the middle of February. The rest of the players come in 5 to 7 days later. In 2015, for the majority of teams pitchers and catchers report on Feb. 19th or the 20th.
February 14 2011 the Yankees pitchers and catcher report of Spring Training ...
March 2 & 3, 2012
Pitchers & catchers and injured players report Feb. 14 (Happy Valentine's Day). Remaining players may report 2/17; mandatory reporting (except for players in World Baseball Classic) 2/22.