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Not even snow can stop Andrew McCutchen from preparing for the 2018 season

It's been an eventful offseason for Pirates star outfielder Andrew McCutchen, who welcomed his son, Steel, into the world back in November. Although it's an exciting time in his life, McCutchen knows that baseball season is just around the corner, too.

So, the new father has been getting ready -- even working on his swing in the snow:

Visualize success.Load.Swing. Step out. Breathe.Repeat.

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This comes just one day after McCutchen posted a picture of his footprints running up and down a similarly snowy hill:

No excuses

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One thing's for sure -- when Opening Day comes around, no one will be able to say that McCutchen wasn't ready.