Another sign that we are a step closer to springtime - the Boston Red Sox equipment truck pulled up at Fenway Park this morning. Crews packed away bats and balls, bubble gum and sunflower seeds.

Enough to get the team through spring training in Fort Myers, Florida.

Pitches and catchers report next Wednesday. The first full team workout is February 19th.

Check out some of the items needed...

20,400 baseballs
1,100 bats
200 batting gloves
200 batting helmets
320 batting practice tops
160 white game jerseys
300 pairs of pants
400 T-shirts
400 pairs of socks
20 cases of bubble gum
60 cases of sunflower seeds

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