There are few things more convenient than living near one’s workplace. The stress of commuting is minimal when the office is 10 minutes away by car, and sunny days afford the opportunity for leisurely walks home at sunset while coworkers sit in bumper-to-bumper traffic.
Baseball players have to travel the country during the regular season, so this scenario isn’t an option for six months out of the year. The one time when this scenario does, in fact, play out for them is during spring training, when all activity is localized either at the Grapefruit League’s training facilities in Florida or the Cactus League’s facilities in Arizona.
Read ahead to see where some of Major League Baseball’s biggest stars live during spring training.
By Daniel Bukszpan
Posted 06 March 2012