Marcelo Mayer, facing, celebrates with a Portland Sea Dogs teammate during a 2023 game against the New Hampshire Fisher Cats at Delta Dental Stadium.

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Marcelo Mayer is so happy — and healthy — to be here.

“It’s been a pretty long offseason since I got my last month and a half cut short last season,” he told the Herald earlier this week. “It’s good to be back, being on the field. Being healthy, too, feels great.”