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Fifty 2015 spring training games posted

We’ve posted 50 or so more games to our Cactus League and Grapefruit League schedules, allowing you to better plan your 2015 spring training adventures.

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Minnesota Twins spring training

Lee County Sports Complex now CenturyLink Sports Complex

We have a naming-rights deal to pass along: it’s now CenturyLink Sports Complex in Fort Myers, as the Minnesota Twins sold naming rights to the former Lee County Sports Complex. But don’t worry: the ballpark is still Hammond Stadium.

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Milwaukee Brewers

Milwaukee Brewers eying new Peoria spring home?

The Milwaukee Brewers are exploring a number of sites for a new spring-training home, and Peoria is on the list of cities under consideration in the greater Phoenix area.

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Houston Astros spring training

Astros, Nats expected to propose new Palm Beach County spring training plan shortly

The Houston Astros and Washington Nationals are expected to submit a revised plan for a new Palm Beach County spring training complex in the next few weeks, as the pair are working to finalize arrangements by the end of the year.

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Compadre Stadium

Demolition of Compadre Stadium begins

Another memory to file away: demolition of Compadre Stadium, the former Chandler spring-training home of the Milwaukee Brewers, has begun.

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Toronto Blue Jays

New site emerging for Toronto Blue Jays spring training in Dunedin

We have a site for a potential new complex for Toronto Blue Jays spring training in Dunedin, with city officials eying a former Nielsen Media land parcel for a ballpark, clubhouses and practice field.

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Joker Marchant Stadium at Tiger Town

Tigers, Lakeland agree on Tiger Town, Joker Marchant Stadium upgrades

The city of Lakeland and the Detroit Tigers reached an agreement on a lease extension, committing the pair to Tiger Town and Joker Marchant Stadium upgrades, keeping the team in central Florida for 20 more years.

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Toronto Blue Jays

Blue Jays to price out Dunedin ballpark renovations

Though a renovation is far from a done deal, the Toronto Blue Jays are bringing in an architect to price out Dunedin ballpark renovations at Florida Auto Exchange Stadium and the Cecil B. Englebert practice complex.

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Washington Nationals

FAA to Nationals: Drop the drones at spring training

It is one of the more bizarre stories coming out of spring training this year: The Washington Nationals were spanked by the Federal Aviation Administration for the unauthorized use of a drone to film practices in February.

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Oakland Athletics

HoHoKam Park, Fitch Park upgrades begin

With the Oakland Athletics playing a last spring at Phoenix Municipal Stadium, the city of Mesa is launching upgrades at HoHoKam Park and Fitch Park for the team’s arrival in 2015.

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