And so the time is near. Technically, the 2014 Major League Baseball season already began last weekend when the Dodgers twice beat the Diamondbacks in Australia.
After Saturday's exhibition game was canceled, the Washington Nationals officially announced their Opening Day roster.
Checking in here at Nationals Park where the tarp is down and the rain is falling. If you saw my post earlier on the forecast, it is not looking great for the afternoon.
The Nationals have returned to Washington to play one exhibition game against the Detroit Tigers before they head even further north for Opening Day in New York.
Redskins' wide receiver Pierre Garçon sent out a message to Bryce Harper and Ian Desmond of the Nationals on Friday night.