Norris living the dream in spring training

Douglas Fritz • Mar 28, 2012 at 10:52 AM

Daniel Norris takes relaxing runs on the beach, gets to watch some TV and hang out at the Baymont Inn and Suites near the ocean.

But life’s pace — not coincidentally — is about as fast as a baseball that leaves his left hand.

Norris, the former Science Hill ace who signed for a $2 million bonus in August after being drafted by the Toronto Blue Jays in the second round last June, is working seven days a week and basically loving every minute of his first spring training in Dunedin, Fla.

“I’m living a dream, absolutely,” Norris said Monday night. “I wake up every day very blessed to be able to play the game I love.”


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