What’s in the Truck? Phillies Reveal Spring Training Packing List for Clearwater

From bats to balls to bubble gum to one special hot dog gun, see what the Phillies need to take the field in Clearwater this spring.

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250 batting practice tops. Looking good Maikel Franco.
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The Phillies start their 2017 season with spring training in Clearwater, Florida. And just like any other business travelers they have a packing list of what they'll need.
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The Phillies will load up a 53-foot equipment truck Wednesday then send the truck on its 1,058-mile journey to Clearwater. The team calls it #TruckDay.
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The Phillies will pack 70 suitcases and plenty of items with the team's logo on it.
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The Phillies pack 2,400 baseballs.
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And you gotta have bats. They pack 1,200 of these.
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150 pairs of batting gloves.
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250 batting practice tops. Looking good Maikel Franco.
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Hopefully Cameron Rupp and Andres Blanco will have plenty to celebrate while wearing some of the 140 helmets the Phillies packed.
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600 hats with the iconic Phillies "P" on it.
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Manager Pete Mackanin's team needs 2,000 short and long sleeve shirts.
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Freddy Galvis won't need all 600 pairs of pants even though he likes to get dirt on his uniform.
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450 pairs of socks -- players can opt to hike them up or not.
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200 Phillies fleeces and 200 light jackets to keep pitchers like Aaron Nola warm on chillier days.
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40 heavy Phillies jackets
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Cesar Hernandez shows off his baseball spikes. In total, the team will bring 75 assorted spikes and turf shoes.
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The Phils plan on packing 125 belts -- doubtful any will have a buckle like this.
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The Phillies will also be playing some golf in Florida as they pack 25 sets of golf clubs.
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The Phils will also pack six bicycles.
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The Phillies Phanatic's hot dog launcher will also make its way to Bright House Field in Clearwater.
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The Phils should also be well hydrated with 20 coolers and a half pallet of Powerade mix.
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And 10,000 cups to hold all those cold beverages.
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A couple Keurig machines will help fuel the Phillies.
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And, one stroller.
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The Phillies expect the bus to arrive on Feb. 10 -- pitchers and catchers report on Valentine's Day.
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After packing all that stuff in the truck let's hope they still have room for the Phanatic.
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