"That's how the trip was—Mother Nature did not help us out," Jamieson said. "And I think we all felt the trials are beneficial. There's a transition time to wood. There's a transition time from the college season to summer ball. It was difficult to gauge the conditioning level, especially for pitchers. Some guys are worn out, and some guys are moving in the other direction. The trials help you evaluate—who's struggling, who's healthy, who's not?