5th Tony Conigliaro signs a contract with Pawtucket (International League) in an attempt to make a comeback.
12th In spring training, Red Sox catcher Carlton Fisk suffers a broken arm.
15th The Dodgers sign free-agent pitcher Juan Marichal. After two poor outings, Marichal will retire on April 17th, leaving a career record of 243-142, 52 shutouts, and a 2.89 ERA.
21st Yes, in baseball.Georgia Tech shuts out Earlham 41–0, setting an NCAA record for scoring and for winning margin.