Twins to begin spring games on Feb. 23

The Minnesota Twins announced their 2013 spring training schedule, which begins Feb. 23 with a game against the Baltimore Orioles in Sarasota, Fla. The Twins will play 34 games this spring, including 19 home games at Hammond Stadium in Fort Myers.
Among the highlights on the Twins’ spring training schedule is a game against Puerto Rico on March 6, which is part of the World Baseball Classic exhibition. Minnesota will also play the New York Yankees twice and the Boston Red Sox eight times. The Red Sox and Twins both play their home games in Fort Myers, with Boston set to begin its second year at JetBlue Park.
All pitchers and catchers must report by Feb. 12, with their first workout on Feb. 13. Position players must report by Feb. 15, one day before full-team workouts begin. Here’s a look at the Twins’ entire spring training game schedule for 2013:
Feb. 23: @ Baltimore Orioles, 2:05 p.m.
Feb. 24: Tampa Bay Rays, 2:05 p.m.
Feb. 25: Pittsburgh Pirates, 2:05 p.m.
Feb. 26: @ Toronto Blue Jays, 2:05 p.m.
Feb. 27: Philadelphia Phillies, 2:05 p.m.
Feb. 28: Baltimore Orioles, 2:05 p.m.
March 1: @ Miami Marlins, 2:05 p.m.
March 2: Boston Red Sox, 2:05 p.m.
March 3: @ Tampa Bay Rays, 2:05 p.m.
March 4: @ St. Louis Cardinals, 2:05 p.m.
March 5: Tampa Bay Rays, 2:05 p.m.
March 6: Puerto Rico, 2:05 p.m.
March 7: Boston Red Sox, 2:05 p.m.
March 8: @ Boston Red Sox, 8:05 p.m.
March 9: @ Pittsburgh Pirates, 2:05 p.m.
March 10: Pittsburgh Pirates
March 11: @ Tampa Bay Rays
March 13: Baltimore Orioles, 8:05 p.m.
March 14: Boston Red Sox, 2:05 p.m.
March 15: @ Boston Red Sox, 8:05 p.m.
March 16: Pittsburgh Pirates, 2:05 p.m.
March 17: @ Baltimore Orioles, 2:05 p.m.
March 18: Miami Marlins, 2:05 p.m.
March 20: Tampa Bay Rays, 8:05 p.m.
March 21: @ New York Yankees, 8:05 p.m.
March 22: New York Yankees, 2:05 p.m.
March 23: @ Tampa Bay Rays, 2:05 p.m.
March 24: Toronto Blue Jays, 2:05 p.m.
March 25: St. Louis Cardinals, 2:05 p.m.
March 26: Baltimore Orioles, 2:05 p.m.
March 27: @ Pittsburgh Pirates, 2:05 p.m.
March 28: @ Boston Red Sox, 8:05 p.m.
March 29: Boston Red Sox, 2:05 p.m.
March 30: @ Boston Red Sox, 2:35 p.m. 

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