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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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Houston Astros 2016 spring schedule posted

We have a Houston Astros 2016 spring schedule, as the team prepares for one final training season at Osceola County Stadium in Kissimmee.

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Work begins on new Astros/Nats spring training complex

Though the design has been going full steam for weeks, the beginning of construction on a new Houston Astros/Washington Nationals spring-training complex in West Palm Beach is nigh, as the ceremonial groundbreaking was held yesterday.

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Now available: The Complete Guide to Spring Training 2016 / Florida

This is a big month for us — because, August — as we prep for four new book releases. The first: The Complete Guide to Spring Training 2016 / Florida, which was released yesterday and already appears on a few Amazon.com eBook best-seller lists.

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Nats, ‘Stros spring complex a go

A West Palm Beach spring training complex for the Washington Nationals and Houston Astros is a go, as Gov. Rick Scott signs bill removing final hurdle to $135-million facility, due to open in 2017.

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Astros, Nationals spring complex moves forward

A proposed new Houston Astros and Washington Nationals spring-training complex in Palm Beach County  is moving forward after receiving approval from West Palm Beach.

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Land swap could lead to new Astros/Nats spring training complex

A proposal for a new Houston Astros/Washington Nationals spring-training complex in Palm Beach County is back from the dead after West Palm Beach officials say they’ll look closely at a previously rejected land swap.

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Astros, Hooks to play exhibition game

We’re still seeing changes and additions to the spring-training schedule, and here’s another: The Houston Astros and Corpus Christi Hooks (Class AA; Texas League) will play an exhibition game at Whataburger Field on April 2.

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Astros 2015 spring training schedule posted

We’ve posted the Houston Astros 2015 spring training schedule for home games at Osceola County Stadium and some away games.

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West Palm Beach deals another blow to new spring training complex

West Palm Beach city commissioners approved a three-month exclusive negotiating period to investors seeking a mixed-use development on a 160-acre site eyed by the Houston Astros and Washington Nationals for a new spring-training facility.

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