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Houston Astros spring training

Astros, Blue Jays in final stretch for new Palm Beach Gardens spring training home

Houston Astros owner Jim Crane says his team is on the verge of signing a deal for a new Palm Beach Gardens spring training home, to be joined by the Toronto Blue Jays, who signed a letter intent to move.

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Washington Nationals

Brevard County to woo other MLB teams for spring training

Facing what seems to be the inevitable loss of the Washington Nationals, Brevard County will pitch the woo at the 29 other MLB teams to shift spring training to Space County Stadium.

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Atlanta Braves

Braves schedule posted

We’ve posted a 2014 home spring-training schedule for the Atlanta Braves, with home games beginning Feb. 26 and ending with a March 29 match against the Future Braves in Rome, Ga.

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Cincinnati Reds

Reds returning to Florida next spring — for a single game

The Cincinnati Reds are returning to Florida next spring, but just for a single game against their Double-A affiliate, the Pensacola Blue Wahoos (Class AA; Southern League).

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Washington Nationals

Nationals, Lee County meet to discuss City of Palms Park

Nothing was finalized, but Lee County officials say they’re pleased after meeting with the Washington Nationals about playing in a revamped City of Palms Park as early as 2015.

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Toronto Blue Jays

Toronto, Mets to wrap up spring training in Montreal

So many teams are taking to the road at the end of spring training: Toronto and the New York Mets reportedly will wrap up the exhibition season with two games at Montreal’s Olympic Stadium, former home of the Expos.

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Hammond Stadium renovations

Lee County begins overhaul of Twins spring training complex

Renovations to Hammond Stadium and the Minnesota Twins spring training complex began yesterday, as crews broke ground on a new player-development center.

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Washington Nationals

Developer holds key to luring Nats to City of Palms Park

A developer interested in redeveloping the area around City of Palms Park could be key in luring the Washington Nationals to Fort Myers for spring training.

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Atlanta Braves

Atlanta Braves to visit Rome Braves at end of spring training

For the Atlanta Braves, all roads are leading to Rome at the end of spring training, as the team has an exhibition scheduled at State Mutual Stadium, the home of the Sally League’s Rome Braves, on March 29.

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Washington Nationals

Lee County to pitch Nats again on City of Palms Park

Though there are no funds for renovations, Lee County will once again pitch the Washington Nationals on a move to City of Palms Park after Osceola County rejected a new Kissimmee spring-training complex.

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