Considering the lack of quality third basemen, it was a given that Pablo Sandoval would get paid this offseason. However, the one major concern regarding Sandoval has always been his weight.
The San Francisco Giants dogged the guy for years for repeatedly showing up to camp overweight, but Sandoval always managed to play himself into some semblance of “less gigantic.” Fortunately for his new team, the Boston Red Sox, Panda appears to be taking things seriously now—already training for the 2015 season:
Somewhere Giants fans who should be thanking the guy are fuming and wondering why he didn’t do this for them.
And in case you were wondering, he’s enjoying his money too.