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Spring Training 2016

Spring training games begin today!

With all pitchers, catchers and position players in camp and working out, we’re now entering what most fans anticipate: actual spring-training games. Today’s spring-training opener features the Philadelphia Phillies, and it will be broadcast online.

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Spring Training 2016

Spring Training Promotions: 2016

Signs of spring are popping up in Florida and Arizona, as full squads are reporting this week—and this year, fans can look forward to more than just the games. In both the Grapefruit and Cactus leagues, teams are releasing spring training promotions schedules that feature giveaways, special events, and discounted ticket prices.

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Spring Training 2016

Another sign of spring: Truck Day!

We are in the midst of Major League Baseball teams sending their gear and supplies to spring-training camps, as many teams mark the beginning of the spring season with Truck Day celebrations.

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Toronto Blue Jays spring cap

New Spring Training Schwag for 2016

We’re often asked about new items for spring training, and Major League Baseball is obliging with a line of new apparel that includes lighter-weight uniforms, several new cap designs, specially marked balls and other on-field elements.

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The Complete Guide to Spring Training 2016 / Arizona

Now on Sale: The Complete Guide to Spring Training!

The schedules are out. The tickets are on sale. Three feet of snow fell on the East Coast. A huge storm is predicted for the Midwest. You know what to do: plan your spring-training trip. And we are here to help.

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Spring Training 2016

Changes still afoot in 2016 spring training schedule

We are still seeing changes in the 2016 spring training schedule, with two games between the Houston Astros and San Diego Padres added for Mexico City and the chance the Tampa Bay Rays will play two games in Havana.

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Spring Training 2016

End-of-Spring-Training Games Worth Noting

Toward the conclusion of spring training, several teams will face off in notable matchups outside of Florida and Arizona. While some of this year’s games include traditional end-of-spring contests between regional rivals, some will pit MLB teams against their affiliates, and others will take place in unique venues, including a former major league ballpark.

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Spring Training 2016

Planning For Those Rivalry Games

There are spring-training games, and there are spring-training games that mean something, even if the stats and results don’t count in the standings. Rivalries games during spring training are exciting — but games sell out, so begin planning now.

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New York Mets

Mets, Cubs to square off at Vegas’s Cashman Field

The New York Mets will face the Chicago Cubs in the annual Las Vegas spring-training contests at Cashman Field, but the series will take place at the end of March, instead of the traditional mid-month timing.

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Detroit Tigers

Detroit Tigers unofficial schedule posted

Yes, we know many of you are antsy about a Detroit Tiger spring training schedule, so we’ve compiled the team’s known Grapefruit League games.

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