If you're looking for a sure sign of spring, here's one for you. Baseball that counts starts today for the Mets at CitiField. The Yankees will kick off their season tomorrow and the BlueClaws get started Thursday.
The recent snow and colder temperatures make it hard to believe this is the season for baseball gloves and soccer cleats, but the calendar claims spring is here. Athletic fields across the state, though, have been struggling to recover in time.