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Baseball is back, and you can watch it!

Tuesday's Say Hey, Baseball includes BASEBALL GAMES, Yoenis Cespedes' new hog and potential expansion plans for MLB.

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Listen, we know it’s tough to catch up on everything happening in the baseball world each morning. There are all kinds of stories, rumors, game coverage and Vines of dudes getting hit in the beans every day. Trying to find all of it while on your way to work or sitting at your desk just isn’t easy. It’s okay, though, we’re going to do the heavy lifting for you each morning, and find the things you need to see from within the SB Nation baseball network, as well as from elsewhere. Please hold your applause until the end, or at least until after you subscribe to the newsletter.

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Did you miss baseball? You're reading this right now, so the answer is probably "yes." There is good news for you today, on this first day of March: baseball is back, and it's even baseball you can watch. There are four games on Tuesday's schedule that involve two major league teams facing each other, and if you have, you can see them for yourself. There are also two teams facing college clubs, but you might already be tired of that game by this point. It's time for the pro teams to face other pro teams.

It's far too early to be thinking about which pitching matchups you might want to see or anything like that, but you'll be able to get a baseball fix by watching any of these four day games, and that's something in itself. Try not to think about how there is another entire month ahead of you before you get to see any baseball that counts. And try not to remember that what you're seeing now is mostly players going through the motions to get back into the literal swing of things. It's baseball, okay! Baseball!

At least you can see the finish line from here. Sure, it's far enough away that you need binoculars, but April 3 is right over there on the horizon if you squint, and then we won't just have baseball, we'll have baseball that counts. For now, just remember that spring training is a time of hope. The entire American League looks like it has a chance at contending, and while the National League has some garbage teams this year, there is also a whole lot of talent and some historically unsuccessful clubs looking real good. Hope can sustain you until April's reality, and having watchable baseball won't hurt, either.