6-foot-5 LHP Eppa Rixey uses his tall frame to pick oranges during the Phillies 1917 spring training in St. Petersburg, FL. Lunch often was a fish sandwich. Players supplemented their lunch at orange groves. Bob Warrington photo.
The Yankees win the last spring training game in the history of Jack Russell Memorial Stadium, 2-0, on March 28, 2003. Pat Burrell gets the last hit.
OF Greg Luzinski is sold to Chicago White Sox.
Phillies lose, 1-0, to the New York Mets in 14 innings in Shea Stadium in first season opener ever played in March.
Phillies acquire RHP Curt Schilling from Astros for RHP Jason Grimsley.