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Soccer to rule at Al Lang Field

With the NASL’s Tampa Bay Rowdies set to be the sole occupant of Al Lang Field in downtown St. Petersburg, it looks like we’ll see no more spring-training exhibitions at the lovely waterfront ballpark for at least four years.

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Detroit Tigers

Joker Marchant Stadium renovations on tap

The much-anticipated Joker Marchant Stadium renovations are closer to reality, as the city of Lakeland chose two construction firms to oversee the $37-million project that will upgrade the Detroit Tigers spring-training facility.

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Major League Baseball

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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Atlanta Braves

Atlanta Braves 2015 spring training home schedule posted

We’ve posted the Atlanta Braves 2015 spring training home schedule, listing the games the team will be playing out of Champion Stadium at DisneyWorld.

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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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Baltimore Orioles

Baltimore Orioles 2015 spring training schedule posted

We’ve posted our first spring-training information of the season: the Baltimore Orioles 2015 spring training schedule is now live and surprisingly early.

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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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Toronto Blue Jays

Blue Jays schedule Montreal exhibition series in 2015: report

The Toronto Blue Jays will once again host a Montreal exhibition series at Olympic Stadium before the season opener, according to a report from Jeremy Filosa of 98.5 Sports in Montreal.

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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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